2018 VIDEO of Local Candidate Forums and Ballot Presentations
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Meghan O'Rourke, 862-3966 x16, morourke [at] cctv [dot] org
Channel 17/Town Meeting TV Your Go-to Resource for Local Election Coverage
Channel 17 has concluded 2018 town meeting election forums. See below for video links to the completed forums.
LIVE TOWN MEETING NIGHT 3/5/18 COVERAGE
Williston Town Meeting - March 5, 2018 at 7 p.m. live video stream at https://youtu.be/n_t9eOFdgfA
Essex Town Meeting - March 5, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. live video stream on cable Channel 17 as well as at https://youtu.be/B74Fv2kaaDI
ELECTION NIGHT COVERAGE AND RESULTS SHOW on Tuesday, March 6 at 7 p.m. on Channel 17/Town Meeting TV and at http://www.Ch17.TV
Join hosts Diane Meyerhoff and Morgan True for exit poll interviews, special reports on the ballot and budget items, winner's speeches and most importantly, local results.
2018 Forums are listed below:
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Burlington Town Meeting Forum - The Mayoral Matchup - 02/05/2018 Mayoral candidates include Incumbent Miro Weinberger (D), Infinite Culcleasure (I), and Carina Driscoll (I). Presented in partnership with Channel 17/Town Meeting Television, Seven Days Vermont, and The Champlain Valley League of Women Voters.
Town Meeting Day Burlington Ballot Forum: The F-35 Article - 02/26/2018 Advocates on both sides of the F-35 debate Nicole Citro, Bill Keogh, Jimmy Leas, and Roseanne Greco share their perspectives on the F-35 plane to be used by the VT Air National Guard slated for 2019 during this live call-in forum.
Burlington Ward 3 School Board Forum - 02/15/2018 Burlington School Board candidate for the Ward 3 seat Liz Curry (Incumbent) outlines her candidacy. Ib Nar was not available to attend this live event.
COLCHESTER (Recorded in the studios of LCATV contact info [at] lcatv [dot] org)
Essex Selectboard 3-Year Seat - 02/13/2018 Candidates for a 3-Year term on the Town of Essex, Vermont's Selectboard outline their platforms. Candidates include Elaine Sopchak, Timothy Farr, and Mona Sheppard.
Williston Town Budget FY19 and Ballot Presentation - 02/09/2018 Selectboard Chair Terry Macaig is joined by Town Manager Rick McGuire, and Finance Director Jennifer Kennelly to present the proposed 2019 Town Budget.
Champlain Valley School District Budget FY19 Presentation - 02/12/2018 Champlain Valley School District representatives Elaine Pinckney, Jeanne Jensen, Lynne Jaunich, and Sandy Raymond outline the proposed budget for the school district.
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