Sponsored by the Brighton Allston Improvement Association
Thursday, October 15th
6:30 pm --- Informal Meet-and-Greet with the Candidates
7:00 - 8:30 pm --- Candidates Forum
Moderated by: Michael Pahre
Brighton Elks Lodge
326 Washington Street, Brighton, MA 02135
Limited parking available at rear of the building
Light refreshments will be served for a meet-and-greet with the candidates beginning at 6:30 pm. Attendees may submit questions for the candidates prior to the 7:00 pm start. Due to time constraints not all questions submitted will be selected. No campaign signs inside the venue, please.
If you wish to submit a question in advance of the forum, please email firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, October 12th.
September's preliminary municipal election narrowed the field to eight candidates for four elected positions of Boston City Councilor-At-Large. The final municipal election will be held on Tuesday, November 3rd.
This election will help shape the future of our neighborhood and this is your opportunity to meet the candidates running for the four seats. Please come and hear where the candidates stand on current neighborhood and city-wide issues, as well as their vision for our community and city.
Candidates for Allston-Brighton District 9 City Councilor (links to their webpages):
- Felix G. Arroyo
- Doug Bennett
- John R. Connolly (incumbent)
- Tomas Gonzalez
- Tito Jackson
- Andrew P. Kenneally
- Stephen J. Murphy (incumbent)
- Ayanna S. Pressley
Note: The BAIA's District 9 City Councilor Debate is tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, October 20th at 6:30 pm at the same venue. Coverage of the 9/17 District 9 City Councilor Forum can be found here and here.
Update (10/14/09): BNN has decided to video-record the candidates forum. They will broadcast it at a later date, and will also stream it from their website.
Image from a prior candidates forum cribbed from Adam Gaffin without getting any permission from him whatsoever.