All-candidates meetings coming up

All-candidates meetings scheduled in Abbotsford for mayoral, council and trustee contenders.

  • Oct. 26, 2011 1:00 p.m.

The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce will host a pair of all-candidates meeting to allow the public an opportunity to hear the positions and views of those running for municipal office.

The first event takes place Nov. 2, featuring the five mayoral candidates. It runs from 7-9 p.m.

The second meeting is set for Nov. 8 and will focus on the 21 council candidates. It runs from 7-9:30 p.m. Both events take place at the Matsqui Centennial Auditorium (32315 South Fraser Way). The meetings are presented by the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce, the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board, and the Fraser Valley Indo-Canadian Business Association.

A meeting for all 15 candidates running for the board of education takes place Nov. 9 at the Abbotsford Arts Centre, starting at 7 p.m.

It is hosted by the District Parents’ Advisory Council.

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