Published September 1, 2016


With election season right around the corner, the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Candidates Forum, featuring the city council and mayoral candidates. The forum, which is a free event and open to the public, will be held in the Veterans Memorial Building in downtown Pleasanton on Friday, September 9 from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m.

Candidates Forum
Mayor Jerry Thorne is being challenged by Julie Testa. For the two seats open on the Council, Incumbents Karla Brown and Jerry Pentin are seeking re-election. Herb Ritter, current chair of the Planning Commission, is also running.The candidates will face questions about community priorities, including the Johnson Drive Economic Development Zone, transportation, water, workforce housing and civic center/library and the downtown specific plan to help business leaders as well as community members learn of the differences between candidates. Moderating the forum will be David Stark, Bay East Association of REALTORS Public Affairs Director.

The forum is a free event and open to the public. If you would like more details on this event, simply visit: http://business.pleasanton.org/Events/details/candidates-forum-1890.

Additional Information
Additional information on this event, sponsorship opportunities and the organization is available. For details, please refer to the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce representative below.

Contact Information
Susie Weiss
Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce
777 Peters Avenue, Pleasanton, California  94566
(925) 846-5858  phone     (925) 846-9697  fax     susie@pleasanton.org  e-mail     www.pleasanton.org  WWW

Hacienda Owners Association
4305 Hacienda Drive, Suite 330, Pleasanton, California  94588-2738
(925) 734-6500  phone     (925) 734-6501  fax     info@hacienda.org  e-mail     www.hacienda.org  WWW