A two-night Candidates Forum will be held Wednesday, Sept. 19 and Thursday, Sept. 20 at the West Oakland Senior Center, 1724 Adeline St. in Oakland, sponsored by local community organizations.
On Sept 19, District 3 City Council candidates will appear from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.; and Oakland City Council At Large candidates will speak from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
On September 20, Board of Education candidates from District 3 will speak from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.; Oakland City Attorney candidates will appear from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.; while BART Board District 7 candidates will have the floor from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The forum is sponsored by West Oakland Neighbors (WON), San Pablo Corridor Coalition (SPC2), Jack London District Association (JLDA), Dogtown Neighborhood Association (DNA), West Oakland Commerce Association (WOCA), Oak Center Neighborhood Association (OCNA), Adams Point Neighborhood Association (APNA)
Old Oakland Neighborhood Association (OONA), Lower Bottoms Neighborhood Association (LBNA), West Oakland Environmental Indicators Project (WOEIP) and Prescott – Oakland Point Neighborhood Association (POPNA).