DOWNEY - Candidates for Downey City Council will detail their goals and positions at a public forum Oct. 21 at Downey High School.Members of the Downey Chamber of Commerce's legislative committee will pose questions to the candidates. Audience members will also be invited to submit their questions in writing. The forum begins at 6 p.m. at D. Mark Morris Hall. Admission is free. Three candidates are seeking to replace termed-out Mayor Anne Bayer on the City Council: Alex Saab, a local attorney and real estate agent; Lee Ann Sears, a fitness trainer at a female gym; and Fernando Vasquez, a project manager with National Community Renaissance. Councilman Mario Guerra is running unopposed in District 2. He is also expected to take part in the forum. Election Day is Nov. 2. For more information, contact the chamber at (562) 923-2191.
********** Published: October 14, 2010 - Volume 9 - Issue 26