Supervisor forum set for Wednesday
The six candidates running for El Dorado County District 5 Supervisor fielded questions Thursday in Meyers in a two-hour forum sponsored by the Tahoe Regional Young Professionals and TahoeChamber.
Kevin Brown, Kenny Curtzwiler, Gerri Grego, Sue Novasel, Teresa Piper and Angela Swanson are running for the seat currently held by departing Supervisor Norma Santiago.
Conversation topics at the forum included economic development, the environment, infrastructure, public safety, mental health services and the Meyers Area Plan.
Absentee ballots started getting mailed out to voters on Monday, May 5. The primary election is Tuesday, June 3. The top two vote-getters will advance to the November runoff.
Another candidate forum is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 14 at Harrah’s. It is sponsored by Soroptomist International of South Lake Tahoe and also is open to the public.
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