Candidates prepare for election debates


Residents interested in hearing directly from candidates for mayor, City and Township councils, and the school board will have several chances starting next week.

Mayoral forums and all-candidates evenings are being organized several local groups.

• A meeting of the mayoral candidates for both Township and City will be hosted as part of the Greater Langley Chamber of Commerce dinner meeting on Oct. 14. The meeting will be held at the Langley Golf and Banquet Centere at 21550 44 Ave. and the doors open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $35 for chamber members and $50 for non-members.

• Langley City all-candidates meeting on Oct. 16 at the Cascades Casino at 20393 Fraser Hwy., from 7-9 p.m. The meeting will be hosted by the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board and the Greater Langley Chamber of Commerce.

• The Langley Township firefighters union local hosts a forum on public safety for Township candidates at the Willoughby Town Hall at 8280 208 St. on Oct. 17, from 7-9 p.m.

• A meeting for school trustee candidates organized by the Langley Teachers Association will be held Oct. 30 from 7-9 p.m. at the Langley Seniors Resource Society at 20605 51B Ave.

If you are planning another forum or all-candidates meeting, contact the Langley Advance at

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