Next Wednesday, Oct. 3, the Palo Alto Weekly and Palo Alto Online are mounting a City Council candidates forum with incumbents Tom DuBois, Eric Filseth and Cory Wolbach and challengers Pat Boone and Alison Cormack. The event at the Little Theatre at Cubberley Community Center, 4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto, will run from 7:30-9 p.m.
Readers can submit questions for the candidates that will be considered by the co-moderators ahead of the debate to [email protected]
Palo Alto Weekly Editor Jocelyn Dong and city hall reporter Gennady Sheyner will co-moderate, asking the candidates about a range of topics including affordable housing, traffic congestion, City Council transparency, city staffing, development, code enforcement and more. Co-sponsoring the event are the American Association of University Women, Avenidas, Project Safety Net and Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce.
The candidates forum is posted on our YouTube page.
• Upcoming: Election events for Palo Alto voters Numerous civic groups will also be hosting voter-education events in October, from Palo Alto school board forums to Pro/Con presentations on ballot measures to City Council and Palo Alto Measure F debates. Click on the link above to view the schedule.