Local groups and chamber hosting candidates forum
The Community Democratic Club, Vallejo Branch of the NAACP, and the Solano County Black Chamber of Commerce will hold a 2020 Primary Election Candidates Forum next week.
The forum will include candidates for Solano County Board of Supervisors District 1, 2 and 5. Former Vallejo Mayor, and Solano County Supervisor, Osby Davis will serve as moderator.
Supervisor Erin Hannigan represents District 1, which covers all areas of Vallejo north of Georgia Street. First elected to the seat in 2012, she is being challenged by Vallejo City Councilman Robert McConnell.
Representing District 2, Supervisor Monica Brown is seeking re-election to the board of supervisors. Businesswomen K. Patrice Williams and Rochelle Sherlock are also vying to represent the district, which includes the city of Benicia, portions of Fairfield, Mare Island, and all of Vallejo located south of Georgia Street.
Mitch Mashburn, a Vacaville councilman and lieutenant with the Solano County Sheriff’s Office, is facing off against David Isom, a trustee on the Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District board, for District 5.
District 5 includes parts of Fairfield, Suisun City, Vacaville, and all of Rio Vista and Elmira Area.
The forum is from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 1905 Florida St., in Vallejo.
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