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League of Women Voters of Butte County to hold candidate forums

2020 is a big election year, on the national stage and here in northern California.

Posted: Jan 9, 2020 2:35 PM

CHICO, Calif. - 2020 is a big election year, on the national stage and here in northern California.

Action News Now spoke to Carol Burr, a representative of the League of Women Voters of Butte County, a non-partisan organization.

The organization is holding candidate forums for District 1 and 4 of the Butte County Board of Supervisors. The event is free to public and doors will open at 6 p.m.

It will be located on the main campus of Butte College, Black Box Theatre in the ARTS Building on Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.

District 1 - Bill Connelly vs. Ian Greene

District 4 - Todd Kimmelshue vs. Sue Hilderbrand

The organization is also hosting an event that is a new way for people to meet and get to know the candidates. All candidates on the March 3 primary ballot for Butte County will be welcomed at Speed Dating with the Butte County Primary Candidates on Saturday, Feb. 1.

Brief statements will be made by the candidates and an informal roundtable conversation. The event will run from 9:30 a.m. to noon in the Lincoln Center Room at Chico High School.

For more information on the League of Women Voters of Butte County, CLICK HERE.

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