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Oak Ridge Chamber to Host Candidate Forums


Oak Ridge Chamber to Host Candidate Forums


September 16, 2016 – The Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce’s Advocacy Committee is pleased to announce the dates for the Chamber’s candidate forums. The forums are free and the public is encouraged to attend. All forums will be held in the Chamber’s Joyce Conference Room at 7:30 a.m. The schedule is as follows:

  • Tuesday, September 20 – Candidates for Anderson County Charter Commission (Districts 6, 7 & 8)
  • Thursday, September 29 – Candidates for Oak Ridge Board of Education
  • Tuesday, October 18 – Candidates for Oak Ridge City Council

Audience members may submit questions in writing at the forum. Questions must be addressed to all candidates. Chamber staff may combine questions of a similar focus or topic. Questions will not be shared with candidates in advance.

The moderator for the forums will be Gene Patterson of Consolidated Nuclear Security (CNS) and former news anchor.

For additional information on the forums, visit the Oak Ridge Chamber’s website: www.oakridgechamber.org and click on the Calendar link or contact Greta Ownby at ownby@orcc.org or 865-483-1321.

The Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce is Four-Star Accredited Chamber of Commerce and the winner of the ACCE 2010 Chamber of the Year designation.

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