City to Host Meet the Mayoral Candidates Night on August 12 at 7 p.m. in City Council Chambers

City to Host Meet the Mayoral Candidates Night on August 12 at 7 p.m. in City Council Chambers
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Green, OH – The City of Green is hosting a Meet the Mayoral Candidates Night on Wednesday, August 12 at 7 p.m. in City Council Chambers, 1755 Town Park Blvd.     Reporters from local media outlets will be asking questions of the four mayoral candidates, with University of Akron Bliss Institute of Political Science Professor, Dr. David Cohen, serving as moderator. 

Per City Charter, if four or more candidates run for the position of the mayor, a primary must be held.   The primary election is scheduled for Tuesday, September 8.   The two candidates with the most votes will move on to the November election to determine the next mayor of Green.   Candidates for the September 8 primary election include Dave France, Barb Holdren, Gerard Neugebauer and John “Skip” Summerville. The mayoral position is a four-year term and a mayor may only serve for two consecutive terms. 

The event is open to the public and will be live streamed on the City of Green’s website at www.cityofgreen.org/videos.  The video will also be available on the City’s website , and aired on the City’s time Warner Cable Access channel 16 beginning Thursday, August 13.    

Prior to the event, residents are asked to submit questions by emailing communications@cityofgreen.org or posting on the City’s SpeakUp Green website.

           

The City of Green, Ohio, founded in 1992, is a prosperous, progressive and promising city with more than 25,000 residents.  Approximately 33.5 square-miles, Green is located in southern Summit County.    Visit.    Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/cityofgreenohio

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