Spencer, IA (KICD)–The public will have a chance to learn more about the candidates for Spencer city offices at tonight’s candidate forum.
KICD Radio, The Spencer Daily Reporter, and Spencer Municipal Utilities are teaming up for a two hour forum featuring questions from the panel and audience.
The evening will start at 6:30 with Ward 1 City Council candidates Elissa Barrick, David Cagle, and Frank Petska up first. At approximately 7:15 Mayor Reynold Peterson and City Councilmembers Steve Bomgaars and Ron Hanson, who are all running unopposed, will have a chance to address the public. Then at 7:30 at-large City Council candidates Duane Bates, Brent Burns, Steven G. Hall, George Moriarity, and Kelly Swancutt are up. The night will wrap up at 8:30.
All candidates will be allowed to give a brief introduction/opening statement and will then face questions from the media and the live audience, then will be allowed time for a brief closing statement.Candidates will not be asking questions of one another.
Questions from our listeners can be emailed to the KICD News department at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tonight’s forum will be broadcast live on SMU Cable Channnel 2 from 6:30-8:30.