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The Alleghany Highlands Chamber of Commerce & Tourism will host a Candidates Forum for all candidates for Iron Gate Town Council. The forum will be held Monday, October 19th at 6:00 pm at the Iron Gate Fire Department Community Room.
The event is being held as an effort to encourage citizens to become more involved in local government by learning about the issues and positions of each candidate. The public will be allowed to submit written questions at the forum. A panel will review the questions before they are posed to the candidates. The moderator will pose the questions to the candidates and each candidate will have a limited time to respond. At the end of the forum, each candidate will be given three minutes to present statements about their candidacy, explain why they are running for office, and their position on various issues. Please contact the Chamber at 962-2178 for more information, or email questions to, firstname.lastname@example.org