Gannon University and the League of Women Voters Host Candidates Night for County Council District 2
Posted: October 28, 2013
Gannon University and the League of Women Voters® of Erie County
will sponsor a Candidates Night on Tuesday, Oct. 29 from 7 - 8:30
p.m. for candidates for the Second District seat on Erie County
Council. The event will be held in the Yehl Room of the
University's Waldron Campus Center, 124 W. Seventh St.
Participants will deliver a two-minute opening statement after
which they will answer questions, both from the audience and
prepared in advance. All questions will be addressed to all
candidates, each of whom will have 60 seconds to answer. Ben
Speggen, managing editor of the Erie Reader, will serve as
moderator and time will be kept by League members.
Lisa Austin, Andre Horton and Ned Smith are vying for the seat
representing the district that stretches from Pittsburgh Avenue to
portions of Lawrence Park along the Erie Bayfront.
Residents of the Second Council District are encouraged to
For more information on the Candidates Night, call LWV President
Lorna Slater at (814) 864-9435.