Three candidates seeking to represent the Asheville area on the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners answered a host of voter questions — from commissioner pay rates to greenways, support for small business to the anti-discrimination policy for county employees.
Voters in District 1 may select two candidates to represent them on the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners. Read the story here.
The forum, presented below in its entirety, was organized by the League of Women Voters for Asheville and Buncombe County, which has coordinated a series of events highlighting local candidates for Buncombe County offices and N.C. House races. Carolina Public Press joins Mountain Xpress, The Urban News, News Radio 570 WWNC and 880 The Revolution as a series co-sponsor. The forums have and will be moderated by Jerri Jameson, news director for Clear Channel Asheville.
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