Get Ready For The Town Council Candidates Forum

By on April 16, 2019

Verona Town CouncilThe Junior Woman’s Club of Verona is hosting a Town Council candidates forum on Wednesday, May 1, at the Verona Community Center at 7 p.m. The Juniors want you to know these facts about the event:

Who is invited? All Verona residents and town council candidates are invited and encouraged to attend. The more, the merrier!

What happens at the forum? Candidates will give opening statements, answer questions from the audience and provide closing remarks.

How do I ask a question? During the event, audience members can write down questions to give the moderator to read aloud.

Who is moderating? An impartial individual from the League of Women Voters will moderate the event. The League of Women Voters promotes political responsibility through informed and active participation in government. The League has been involved in other Verona forums, including one during the recent BOE election.

What is the Verona Juniors’ role in the event? The Juniors are hosting the event (aka- planning and helping with logistics). The Juniors are not affiliated with any candidate’s campaign, nor seeking to promote a campaign.

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How long does the forum last? Approximately 90 minutes.

What if I missed the forum? The forum will be videotaped. Check for the link on the Verona Junior Woman’s Club Facebook page following the event.

What is the purpose? To learn about the candidates for an informed vote in the May 14, 2019, election.

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