Candidates Meet for Forum in Duluth

Five Candidates Take Part in Chamber Forum

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Five candidates took part in the Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce’s “The Chamber FORVM,” Wednesday Morning.

Candidates for Council Districts 1, 2, 3, and 5 addressed the crowd of about 50 people in at The Duluth Playhouse’s  “The Underground.”

Current District 2 Councilor, Joel Sipress is the only candidate running unopposed, but did attend the FORVM.

Gary Anderson and Karl Spring are both contending for the District 1 seat currently occupied by Jennifer Julsrud, who is not seeking re-election.  

Both Anderson and Spring were in attendance, Wednesday.

Barri Love and Em Westerlund are vying for the District 3 seat being vacated by Sharla Gardner. 

Love did not attend The FORVM.

Current District 5 Councilor, Jay Fosle is being challenged by Janet Kennedy, Kennedy attended the FORVM while Fosle did not.

Wednesday’s FORVM was for District specific seats, at-large candidates will meet in a similar style on October 6. 

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