Alliance for a Livable Newport Announces At-Large City Council Candidates Forum

Alliance for a Livable Newport Announces At-Large City Council Candidates Forum

Seven Candidates are running for four at-large City Council seats

The Alliance for a Livable Newport (ALN) will hold the second public candidate forum of the 2014 election season featuring your candidates for City Councilor at-large.

The forum will be held on Wednesday, October 1, from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm. at the Pell School Cafetorium, 35 Dexter Street.

NOTE: This is a change in location.

Seven candidates will introduce themselves and answer questions on the key issues facing Newport.  The forum will provide an opportunity for voters to hear the candidates’ positions on these issues and their answers to the tough questions you want to ask.

The following candidates will participate:

  •        Mike Farley
  •        John Florez
  •        Andy Lavarre
  •        Justin McLaughlin
  •        Jeanne Marie Napolitano
  •        Naomi Neville
  •        Harry Winthrop

James M. Ludes, Executive Director of the Pell Center; will moderate the Forum;

ALN will also be holding forums with the candidates for Newport School Committee (Oct. 15th) and the voting Ballot Issues  (Oct. 28th).  Locations to be announced. All forums are videotaped.
ALN urges all interested citizens to attend these forums to learn more about the candidates. Know the candidates; make your vote count!

For additional information, contact ALN at www.newportalliance.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 25, 2014
Contact:  Isabel Griffith 401-849-6444