Staunton City Council candidates forum set for March 31

staunton2editsWHAT: “Young and Green”: Staunton City Council Candidates Forum on Issues of Youth and Sustainability

WHEN: Monday, March 31, 7pm – 9pm

WHERE: Francis Auditorium, Mary Baldwin College

WHO: All eight candidates for Staunton City Council and moderator Carly Stephenson of WHSV-TV. Sponsored by the Spencer Center at Mary Baldwin College and Transition Staunton Augusta.

WHY:  Who are the candidates and where do they stand on issues that matter to youth, young families, and young workers/business people? Where do the candidates stand on issues of jobs for young people, local sustainability like food and gardening and farming, clean energy, walkability and bike infrastructure, composting, and new models for city living that emphasize all of the above?

CONTACT: Elizabeth Limerick, Mary Baldwin College 540-760-7766


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