The Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce has two Election Selection candidate forums this week.
The first is Tuesday morning, September 30, and it will feature the 10 candidates for Oak Ridge City Council. The second is Thursday morning, October 2, and it will feature the eight candidates for Oak Ridge Board of Education.
The forums have been organized by the Chamber’s Pro-Growth Advocacy Committee. They are open to the public.
Doors to both forums open at 7 a.m. There will be 30 minutes of meet-and-greet time among the candidates, Chamber members, supporters, community members, and attendees, a press release said.
The forums will start at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday. Moderator Melinda Hillman of Roane State Community College and chair of the Chamber’s Pro-Growth Advocacy Committee will review the guidelines. Then, questions will be drawn, and candidates will answer questions. [Read more...]