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Marion City Council Forum
October 12, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Marion Economic Development Corporation – MEDCO and Marion Chamber of Commerce will jointly host a city council candidates forum on Thursday, October 12th from 7-8:30 pm at the Linn Mar High School Little Theatre (3111 10th Street, Marion). The forum will follow a question and answer format giving voters an opportunity to submit questions to a moderator.
Candidates for Marion City Council are as follows:
Council at Large: Bruce Cummins and Randy Strnad
Council Member Ward 2: Steve Jensen and Peter Johnson
Council Member Ward 4: Rene Gadelha
Individuals attending the forum are asked to enter Linn-Mar High School through the north entrance (Pride Rock) of the school. Council members are elected for 4-year terms. The public is invited and encouraged to attend. Elections will be held November 7, 2017.
The Marion City Council consists of seven members. They are responsible for all municipal policies, creation and oversite of the city’s strategic plan, approving the annual city budget, and directing the City Manager. City Council leadership is a vital component of our local economy that drives business vitality and quality of life. Everyone is reminded of the importance of these elections to the future of our community.