By Mark Carlisle
Five Glendale City Council candidates will answer questions about the city and business community at a candidate forum at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Glendale Women’s Club, 7032 N. 56th Ave.
Attendees are encouraged to arrive early as seating is limited to 150 people on a first come, first served basis. The forum is expected to last until 8 p.m.
Check back with yourvalley.net later in the week for coverage of the forum and a link to video of the full event.
Incumbent Jamie Aldama and challenger Emmanuel Allen are each seeking the Ocotillo District seat. Incumbent Bart Turner and challenger Ray Strahl are each seeking the Barrel District seat. Vice Mayor Lauren Tolmachoff, the incumbent for the Cholla District, is running unopposed but will still answer questions at the event.
Each of the three incumbents are finishing their first term after being elected in 2014.
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