Residents of Monroe will have the opportunity to hear from candidates running for city council seats at a Candidate Forum taking place at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 9, at City Hall. It will take place in Council Chambers, located at 215 N. Broad Street in Monroe.
The forum is hosted by the Walton County Chamber of Commerce. Questions will be posed and each of the candidates will be able to answer. If you have questions you would like to consider to be posed to the candidates, email them prior to the event to email@example.com.
Also included on the ballot is a referendum on the Brunch Bill. City-wide voters get to decide whether restaurants in Monroe can begin serving alcoholic beverages between 11 a.m. and 12 midnight on a Sunday.
The following is the line up for each seat that will be on the ballot. District 1 Councilwoman Lee Malcom is the only candidate who does not have a challenger.
Lee Malcom (i)
Myoshia Crawford (i)
Larry Bradley (i)
Norman Garrett (i)
Nathan Little (i)
The election will take place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Nov. 5, 2019. Only voters who reside in the city limits of Monroe who are registered to vote by the Oct. 7, 2019 voter registration deadline are eligible to vote in the elections. Click or tap on this link for a registration form. Check on the maps below to find out which candidate is running to represent your district.