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Series of all-candidates debates set for mayoral and council candidates

UPDATE: Mayoral debate and area directors debate switched due to holiday for Queen Elizabeth II

The Campbell River & District Chamber of Commerce and The Campbell River Mirror will, once again, hold the following All Candidate debates at the Tidemark Theatre.

The public is invited to come to the Tidemark Theatre, seats will be first come first serve. The other option is to watch the debates live on Facebook or the Tidemark Theatre website. The final option is to watch the recordings as they will be posted 24 hours after on the Mirror website and the chamber’s YouTube channel.

The dates are as follows, 7 to 9 p.m. each night…

– Tuesday, Sept. 20 – Area Directors debate (All 7 Candidates)

– Wednesday, Sept. 21 – Mayoral debate (All 5 Candidates)

– Thursday, Sept. 22 – Council debate 1 (5 of the Candidates)

– Monday, Sept. 26 – Council debate 2 (5 Candidates)

– Wednesday, Sept. 28 – Council debate 3 (4 Candidates)

To ensure there is time for everyone to speak council candidates are being divided up into three separate nights.

The public are invited to send their questions to: exdir@crchamber.ca

UPDATE: The dates of the Area Directors debate and the Mayoral debate have been switched to accommodate the federal announcement of a National Holidary for Queen Elizabeth II for Monday, Sept. 19. The creation of hte holiday has forced the movmement of the Sept. 19 city council meeting to Tuesday, Sept. 20 which will impact incumbent city council members.

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