Carlsbad, CA — The Carlsbad Unit of the League of Woman Voters North County San Diego is pleased to announce it will be running the forum for candidates for the First District, Carlsbad City Council seat. The candidates — Simon Angel, Tracy Carmichael, and Cori Schumacher (incumbent) — will present their visions for city government at Carlsbad-by-the-Sea, 2855 Carlsbad Blvd., Carlsbad, on Saturday, January 25, from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend and ask questions of the candidates. Reservations are not required.
The League of Women Voters encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. Public entities frequently request the League as a non-partisan organization to supervise elections and public forums based on its 100-year history of providing non-partisan voter services and advocacy. The League, in addition to forums, explains ballot measures at its Pros and Cons events and provides written information on ballot measures at VotersEdge.org. Interested parties may contact President Anne Omsted at 760-736-1608.