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Southwest Voices will be hosting a District 6 Candidate Forum for Detroit City Council Candidates on July 30, 2013. Southwest Voices — a nonpartisan coalition comprised of The Consortium of Hispanic Agencies, Michigan Organizing Collaborative, Michigan United, and MOSES — aims to inform voters about where the candidates stand on the many issues affecting District 6 and the city as a whole. Other allies involved with the event include ACCESS and Congress of Communities.
What District 6 Candidate Forum presented by Southwest Voices.
Who District 6 Candidates: Tyrone Anthony Carter, Nina Fawaz, Vince Keenan, Raquel Castañeda-Lopez, Isaac Robinson, and Devonte Sherard. Moderator: Martina Guzman of WDET.
Where Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation, 1211 Trumbull St. Detroit, MI 48216.
When Tuesday July 30, 2013, doors at 5:30 p.m., forum 6-8 p.m.
Why To educate and foster a democratically engaged District 6.
The forum is free to the public and will have on-site parking available. Transportation will also be provided, with bus pickups in front of the Kemeny Center (4:30 p.m.), the Connolly Branch Public Library (5:00 p.m.) and Holy Redeemer Catholic Church (5:20 p.m.). Spanish and Arabic translation will be available at the forum, in addition to childcare. Voter registration will be available as well.
Disclaimer: Members of Southwest Voices neither endorse nor oppose any candidate running for office.
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