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INC Forum for Primary for Durham County Board of Commissioners PDF Print E-mail

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JANUARY 21, 2016

Elections 2016

INC Forum for Candidates in the Democratic Primary for Durham County Board of Commissioners Thursday February 4.

The InterNeighborhood Council (INC) of Durham is sponsoring a Forum for candidates in the Democratic Primary for the Board of County Commissioners for Durham County on Thursday, February 4. 2016. All ten candidates have confirmed that they will participate. City and County of Durham voters can cast votes for up to five candidates.

The Forum will be held in the County Commissioners’ Chambers, 2nd Floor, 200 East Main Street. The Forum is open to the public and free of charge.

Doors open at 6:30 pm. Candidates should arrive by 6:45. The Forum will begin at 7:00 PM and will finish by 9:00 PM

DeDreana Freeman, INC President will welcome the candidates and attendees. Former INC President John Martin will serve as moderator.

The Forum will provide an opportunity for the candidates to present their views on issues facing Durham. Durham citizens are encouraged to attend, submit their questions, and participate in this important election. Those who are unable to attend can view the Forum live on The Durham Television Network (DTN)

“Local elections have great effect on our community.” notes Mrs. Freeman, “INC sponsors these Forums to help voters cast informed ballots”

The Primary Election will be held on March 15, with Early Voting beginning on March 3.

Organized in 1984, the InterNeighborhood Council of Durham (INC) is a coalition of Durham’s neighborhood and homeowner’s associations. Our mission is to promote the quality, stability and vitality of Durham’s residential neighborhoods. Just as many heads are better than one, neighborhoods gain strength by working together.

2016 marks the fifth year in a row that INC has sponsored a candidate Forum for local offices. INC is a nonpartisan organization that does not endorse, oppose, or support candidates or political parties.

CONTACTS:

Don Lebkes 732 539 9512 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Dick Ford 617 610 9994 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Last Updated on Friday, 22 January 2016 15:34