PIQUA — A community education forum featuring state and local issues and candidates in the November election affecting Piqua area residents will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 24, from 7:30-8:45 p.m. at the YWCA Piqua. The evening is organized by the YWCA Public Policy Committee. The forum is free and open to the public.
This event will feature invited candidates with opposition who are running in the Nov. 6 General Election, including U.S. Representative 8th Congressional District (Warren Davidson and Dr. Vanessa Enoch); State Representative 80th House District (D.J. Byrnes and Jena Powell); Ohio Senate (Paul Bradley and Stephen Huffman).
The one local issue that will be on the ballot is Forest Hill Cemetery Renewal with an Increase (Jim Roth).
Nanci McMaken, member of the YWCA Public Policy Committee, will serve as moderator. Written questions from the audience will be accepted and presented to the candidates and issue representative by the moderator.
The forum will be broadcast live by WPTW (1570 AM) and will also be taped for later broadcast by Piqua Indian Nation (Channel 5).
For more information, stop at the YWCA at 418 N. Wayne St. or call 773-6626. The YWCA is handicapped-accessible.