BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The League of Women Voters of Berkeley Heights, New Providence & Summit is hosting a Candidates Forum for Berkeley Heights Township Council on Tuesday, October 22nd in the Council Chambers (Town Hall), 29 Park Avenue. The program begins at 7:30pm. Terry Thompson, a League member from Somerset County, will be the moderator.
Local Leagues host candidate debates to provide the public with the opportunity to ask questions of the candidates to learn their positions on the issues.Gentiana Brahimaj, Manny Couto, Julie Figlar and Rina Franchino are running for 2 seats on the Township Council. The forum will be taped and shown on the public access station and on the League's website, lwv-bhnps.org.
All four candidates participated in Vote411.org, a digital guide to know your candidates and election information.
Educating the public is the League of Women Voters number one mission.