Monday, October 29, 2007

City debates Oct 29; park planning; Nov 7 meeting

UPDATE, Oct 29, 9pm: S. TUCSON -- Participating candidates were Glassman, Romero, Croteau, Spahr and Baker, and yes and no sides of the Prop. 200 tax repeal and water issue.

Voters gained knowledge on candidates and issues. All candidates and advocates there had some good ideas, and showed hard work and commitment by showing up to a neighborhood-sponsored debate.

Fox 11 TV news sent a cameraman.

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TUCSON, 10/3 -- We have invited all City Council candidates, Mayor candidates, and yes and no sides of the trash tax repeal and water measure, Prop. 200, to a SRPNA sponsored debate on Mon. Oct 29, starting at 5:30pm at the Sam Lena Library, 1607 S. 6th Av.

There will be a neutral moderator.

The public will have a chance to ask questions.

Tentative schedule of debates, 5:30-7:35pm (confirmed in bold):

Ward 4, Scott (D) v. Spahr (R), 5:30-5:55pm

Ward 2, Glassman (D) v. Oien (R), 5:55-6:20pm

Mayor, Crouteau (G) v. Walkup (R), 6:20-6:45pm

Ward 1, Romero (D) v. Baker (G), 6:45-7:10pm

Prop. 200, Yes v. No, 7:10-7:35pm

Order may shift.

Register to VOTE

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Other upcoming important events:

SPECIAL EVENTS, Park Design and Planning Workshops with the UA Drachman Inst.
Oct 27, Armory Park Center, 3-5pm. Gathering community input for Santa Rita Park improvements.
Nov 17, Santa Rosa Center, 2-4pm. Visual presentation of community input.
Dec 5, Sam Lena Library, 5:30-6:45pm. Final revisions and plan approval.

NEXT SRPNA monthly meeting: Wed. Nov 7
, 5:30-6:45pm, Sam Lena Library, 1607 S. 6th Av.

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Is there a date change on this? thanks

DRP said...

It will be Oct 22 or 29, depending on what works best for most candidates. We should know for sure and make it clear on this site by tomorrow or early next week.

DRP said...

event is Oct 29, as this post now reads.