Eau Claire (WQOW) - Voters got to know city council candidates a little better at a forum Thursday night.
They were asked questions developed by the sponsors on issues of importance to voters. News 18 was a proud sponsor, and our Stephen Kelley was the moderator.
Valley Media Works recorded the whole forum, and will air it at pre-determined times. You can also watch it on their website.
The forum was held at CVTC, and sponsored by News 18.
More information about the candidates and districts are below.
Eau Claire (WQOW) - WQOW News 18 is proud to be a sponsor of an Eau Claire City Council candidate forum Thursday March 15 at 7 p.m.
Candidates for the five Eau Claire City Council seats and one at-large seat have been invited to participate in a March 15 candidates forum. The other sponsors are the Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, Valley Media Works and the Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce.
The forum will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the Chippewa Valley Technical College Business Education Center, Casper Conference Center (Room 103A/B), 620 W. Clairemont Avenue. The event is free to the public and no advance registration is required. (Free parking in all CVTC lots that evening without a permit).
News 18's own Stephen Kelley is the moderator. He will ask the candidates a series of questions developed by the sponsors on issues of importance to voters. City council candidates on the ballot for the district seats in the April 3 election are all seeking 3-year terms except for the one at-large seat, which would only be a 1-year term.
Eau Claire City Council Races
Tim Tewalt (inc)
David Klinkhammer (inc)
Kathy Mitchell (inc)
Bob Von Haden (inc)
Terry L. Weld (inc)