Kiwanis to hold Candidates Night on Oct. 5

From staff reports

The Washington Kiwanis Club will be hosting a “Meet the Candidates Night” on Monday, Oct. 5 for candidates running for the Washington City Council seats in the Nov. 3 general election.

The candidates forum will start at 7:15 p.m. at the Crown Room Banquet Hall, 1802 Columbus Ave.

Attending will be candidates Jim Chrisman, Kendra Redd-Hernandez, Trent Dye and Jay Yahn. Candidate Steve Jennings is unable to attend, but will provide a statement. Three will be elected from that group of five. Ben Roby, the current city council chairman, is not seeking another term.

Jennings and Chrisman are the council incumbents, while Redd-Hernandez, Dye, and Yahn hope to be welcomed as new faces on council.

The public is invited to the forum and submit questions for the candidates.

From staff reports