The Team Hammond Taxpayers' Group will sponsor a Candidates' Night Forum on Tuesday, April 27, 2010 at the Woodmar United Methodist Church, 7320 Northcote Avenue in Hammond. Meet n' greet will begin at 6:30 p.m. with the forum to begin at 7:00 p.m.
The forum will include candidates for the Lake County Council from the 1st and 5th Districts, candidates for State Representative from the 1st, 11th, and 12th Districts, and candidates for Hammond School Board Trustees.
Each candidate will make a statement of their positions on key issues followed by a brief question-and-answer session. State representative candidates will go first, followed by Lake County Council candidates and ending with School Board candidates. Candidates will be invited to remain after the forum for additional informal conversation.
The primary is Tuesday, May 4, 2010. The candidates' forum is the voters' opportunity to get to know the candidates and make an informed choice on election day.
For more information, contact Jim Sheehan at 844-1417.