The League of Women Voters of Chaffee County, Colorado hosted a public forum for candidates in the Nov. 3 election Monday in city council chambers on 10-12-15.
District 2 Salida school board candidates Terry McCorkindale and Joel McBride and mayoral candidates Jim LiVecchi and Forrest Whitman spoke to an audience of 66 community members.
The public wrote questions that were screened by the league to ensure none posed “public attacks” or repeated other questions. All candidates were given 1 minute for open and closing statements along with a rebuttal.
Mayoral candidates Jim LiVecchi and Forrest Whitman made their opening statements, faced questions and gave their closing statements.