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Pleasanton Weekly announces candidate forums

To feature incumbents, challengers for State Assembly and city posts for Pleasanton, Livermore, San Ramon

With contested elections set for Assembly District 16, Pleasanton City Council, Livermore Mayor and City Council and San Ramon Mayor and City Council, the Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com are partnering with other organizations to again hold public candidate forums so voters can hear directly from candidates for those positions.

Assembly District 16

Sunday, Sept. 16

Candidates: Catharine Baker (incumbent) and Rebecca Bauer-Kahan

Sponsor: Congregation Beth Emek

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Partner: Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com

Location: Congregation Beth Emek, 3400 Nevada Court, Pleasanton

Doors open at 7 p.m.; event from 7:30-8:30 p.m.

Pleasanton City Council

Monday, Sept. 17

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Candidates: Joseph Ledoux, Kathy Narum (i), Joe Streng, Julie Testa

Location: Pleasanton City Council Chambers, 200 Old Bernal Ave., Pleasanton

Doors open at 6 p.m.; event from 6:30-8 p.m.

Livermore Mayor and City Council

Thursday, Sept 20

Mayor: Joshua Laine, John Marchand (i)

Council: Rosmary Bartsch, Patricia Munro, Neal Pann, Brent (Alan) Siler, Bob Woerner (i)

Sponsors: Pleasanton Weekly and Livermore Valley Chamber of Commerce

Partner: Livermore Indivisible

Location: Livermore High School theater, 600 Main St., Livermore

Doors open at 6 p.m.; mayoral candidates speak from 6:30-7:10 p.m. and council from 7:20-8:45 p.m.

San Ramon Mayor and City Council

Monday, Sept. 24

Mayor: Bill Clarkson (i), Sanat Sethy

Council: Dave Hudson (i), Aparna Madireddi, Sridhar Verose, Sabina Zafar

Sponsors: San Ramon Chamber of Commerce and DanvilleSanRamon.com

Partner: AAUW San Ramon

Location: Bishop Ranch Roundhouse, 2600 Camino Ramon, San Ramon

Doors open at 6 p.m.; mayoral candidates speak from 6:30-7:10 p.m. and council from 7:20-8:45 p.m.

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Pleasanton Weekly announces candidate forums

To feature incumbents, challengers for State Assembly and city posts for Pleasanton, Livermore, San Ramon

by / Pleasanton Weekly

Uploaded: Wed, Aug 22, 2018, 1:21 pm
Updated: Thu, Aug 23, 2018, 10:16 pm

With contested elections set for Assembly District 16, Pleasanton City Council, Livermore Mayor and City Council and San Ramon Mayor and City Council, the Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com are partnering with other organizations to again hold public candidate forums so voters can hear directly from candidates for those positions.

Assembly District 16

Sunday, Sept. 16

Candidates: Catharine Baker (incumbent) and Rebecca Bauer-Kahan

Sponsor: Congregation Beth Emek

Partner: Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com

Location: Congregation Beth Emek, 3400 Nevada Court, Pleasanton

Doors open at 7 p.m.; event from 7:30-8:30 p.m.

Pleasanton City Council

Monday, Sept. 17

Candidates: Joseph Ledoux, Kathy Narum (i), Joe Streng, Julie Testa

Location: Pleasanton City Council Chambers, 200 Old Bernal Ave., Pleasanton

Doors open at 6 p.m.; event from 6:30-8 p.m.

Livermore Mayor and City Council

Thursday, Sept 20

Mayor: Joshua Laine, John Marchand (i)

Council: Rosmary Bartsch, Patricia Munro, Neal Pann, Brent (Alan) Siler, Bob Woerner (i)

Sponsors: Pleasanton Weekly and Livermore Valley Chamber of Commerce

Partner: Livermore Indivisible

Location: Livermore High School theater, 600 Main St., Livermore

Doors open at 6 p.m.; mayoral candidates speak from 6:30-7:10 p.m. and council from 7:20-8:45 p.m.

San Ramon Mayor and City Council

Monday, Sept. 24

Mayor: Bill Clarkson (i), Sanat Sethy

Council: Dave Hudson (i), Aparna Madireddi, Sridhar Verose, Sabina Zafar

Sponsors: San Ramon Chamber of Commerce and DanvilleSanRamon.com

Partner: AAUW San Ramon

Location: Bishop Ranch Roundhouse, 2600 Camino Ramon, San Ramon

Doors open at 6 p.m.; mayoral candidates speak from 6:30-7:10 p.m. and council from 7:20-8:45 p.m.

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Kathleen Ruegsegger
Registered user
Vintage Hills
on Aug 23, 2018 at 11:58 pm
Kathleen Ruegsegger, Vintage Hills
Registered user
on Aug 23, 2018 at 11:58 pm
9 people like this

Gina, I hope you will consider interviewing Laursen, Miller, and Thorne and publish key questions and responses. While you will have no need to endorse, it could give the community some insight regarding future goals of these individuals rather than just attending board and city council meetings.


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