Note: This event has been rescheduled for Monday, Oct. 15 at the Leesburg Senior Center, 102 North Street, Leesburg VA 20175.
As November’s Election Day inches closer, town residents have an upcoming opportunity to hear from all eight candidates on Leesburg’s ballot.
The League of Women Voters is hosting a candidate forum for both the mayoral and Town Council candidates Thursday, Sept. 13, at Rust Library. The forum will be from 7-9 p.m. and will be moderated by Loudoun Now Publisher Norman K. Styer. Audience members will be invited to submit questions for the candidates.
All three mayoral candidates—incumbent Kelly Burk and challengers Councilmen Ron Campbell and Tom Dunn—have confirmed their attendance. All five candidates on the Town Council ballot are also expected to be there—incumbent council members Vanessa Maddox, Marty Martinez and Suzanne Fox, and challengers Kari Nacy and Neil Steinberg.