League of Women Voters continues candidate forums

Next gathering set for Wednesday in Port Angeles

PORT ANGELES — The League of Women Voters of Clallam County on Wednesday will hold the second of four free public forums aimed at helping voters become better informed about candidates and issues in the upcoming general election.

The forum at 6 p.m. in City Council chambers at Port Angeles City Hall, 321 E. Fifth St., will consist of two panels of candidates, according to a press release.

The first panel will feature Katie Marks and Arwen Rice, candidates for Port Angeles School District Board of Directors, Position 3.

The second panel will be candidates for two seats on the Olympic Medical Center Board of Commissioners: Position 1 candidates Nate Adkisson and Ann Marie Henninger, and Position 2 candidates Jean Hordyk and Ted Bowen.

All candidates have confirmed their attendance.

Audience members are encouraged to bring questions for the candidates.

Candidates for other offices who are in attendance will be invited to introduce themselves at the end of the forum, after which there will be time for one-on-one Q&A with all candidates.

Sunday gathering

The league’s third forum will take place Sunday at 2 p.m. in the Sequim City Council chambers, 152 W. Cedar St.

Three panels will be featured at the forum: Fire District 3 commissioner, Position 3; Sequim School Board director, District 3; and county commissioner, District 1.

Last forum

The final forum will be Tuesday, Oct. 8 at 6 p.m. in the Port Angeles City Council chambers.

It will present candidates for Port Angeles City Council, Positions 5, 6 and 7, and city of Port Angeles Proposition 1, a sales tax for affordable housing.

League volunteers will record all forums. Links to the video recordings will be available within a few days at the league’s website: www.lwvcla.org.

The video recording of the league’s first forum last Thursday with Fire District 2 and Port of Port Angeles candidates is also available on the website.

For more information about these forums and the League of Women Voters, visit www.lwvcla.org or email VoterServicesLWV [email protected].

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