West Anchorage Candidate Forum
Tonight, 6:30 – 8:30 at Spenard Rec Center
WEST ANCHORAGE CANDIDATES FORUM will take place from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Spenard Recreation Center, 2020 W. 48th Ave. on March 25th. Mayoral and School Board candidates have been invited to participate. Public is invited and refreshments will be served. Sponsored by community councils in West Anchorage. For more information, contact Turnagain Community Council Member Cathy Gleason, email@example.com, 248-0442.
On Tuesday evening March 17th, Anchorage’s community councils are holding a “State of Our City” forum where eight local leaders will give their perspective on key issues facing our community and ways in which residents can become involved to create a better Anchorage.
The forum will be held in the Wilda Marston Auditorium at the Loussac Library (3600 Denali Street) and begin at 6:30 p.m. when each of the eight community leaders will speak for eight minutes each. It will be followed by a short question and answer period that finishes at 8 p.m.
This year’s forum speakers will be Christopher Constant, Caitlin Shortell, John Pletcher, Terri Pauls, Albert Whitehead, Kirsten Swann, Gunnar Knapp, and Margaret Stock.
This is the fifth year for the forum. Previous speakers have included Patrick Flynn, Denise Morris, Dan Coffey, Brian Litmans, Melinda Freemon, Cheryl Frasca, Ernie Hall, Mary Rita Ely, Sheila Wyne, John Weddleton, Barbara Jones, Arliss Sturgulewski, John Parrott, Julie Riley, Bob French, Rick Mystrom, Robin Bronnen, Tim Kosednar, Randy Ruedrich, Ma’o Tosi, Jane Angvik, Nick Moe, Brendan Babb, Mary Jo Torgeson, Ric Davidge, Cathleen McLaughlin, Bruce Farnsworth and Andrew Halcro.
We Are Anchorage, an Anchorage group of volunteers concerned about violence in our city, invites you to attend a Mayoral Candidates’ Forum on Violence and Solutions for Today’s Anchorage. The forum will take place on Thursday, March 12 from 7-9 p.m. at UAA’s Wendy Williamson Auditorium. A mixer with nonprofits that assist victims of violence, mayoral candidates and the Anchorage Police Department will take place from 6:30-7 p.m. in the lobby. Admission and parking is free.
Your help in getting the word out is appreciated. Please feel free to contact me with any questions.
Event page: www.facebook.com/events/600738200061139
Facebook page: www.facebook.com/WeAreAnchorage