Forum With Mayoral And City Council Candidates Is Friday

Sunday, February 3, 2013

A forum with the candidates runnign for Chattanooga mayor and City Council will be held Friday at Eastdale Recreation Center, Moss Street.

Guests may meet the candidates and enjoy refreshments from 5:30-6 p.m.  The forum with citizen submitted questions will begin at 6 p.m.  It will be moderated by local radio personality Sam Terry, WNOO program director at Glory 1260AM.

Mayoral candidates will include Senator Andy Berke, Chester Heathington, Jr. and Guy Satterfield.  

City Council District 9 candidates are District 9 City Councilman Peter Murphy and Commissioner Yusuf Hakeem, former District 9 councilman.

Early voting is Feb. 13-28.  The election day is March 5.  

The event is supported by North Brainerd, Foxwood Heights, Eastdale, Pin Oaks, Dalewood, Avondale, and Glenwood residents in City Council District 5 and 9.

 

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