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May 2017 Candidate Forums

Where can I see the candidates and ask questions of them?

Click here to learn more about the League of Women Voters of Richardson's Forum Process.

RISD Board of Trustees forum

A Candidate Forum for the Richardson ISD Board of Trustees will be held Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. in the auditorium of the RISD Administration Building 400 S. Greenville Avenue, Richardson, TX 75081. If you go to our Calendar page and click on the address, you will see a map.

This forum will be cosponsored by the League of Women Voters of Richardson and the RISD Council of PTAs.

The public is invited to submit questions to be asked of candidates in contested races at the forum. Email questions to voterservice@lwvrichardson.org. Questions that are emailed are given the same consideration as questions submitted at the forum. Questions will be screened according to League of Women Voters of Texas Guide to Candidates Forums.

For a printable flyer with more information about this forum, click here.

NOTE: A previously posted version of this flyer did not have all candidates listed. Information on the previously posted flyer about the time and place of the forum was correct.

Richardson City Council Forum

On Wednesday, April 19, 2017, the League of Women Voters of Richardson will sponsor a Candidate Forum for the Richardson City Council. Candidates for all seven places on the Council are invited to this forum; only candidates in contested races will be asked to respond to questions. Unopposed candidates will be given the opportunity to present closing statements.

The Candidate Forum will be held in the Grand Hall of the Richardson Civic Center, 411 W. Arapaho Road, beginning at 7:00 p.m. If you go to our Calendar page and click on the address, you will see a map.

The public is invited to submit questions to be asked of candidates in contested races at the forum. Email questions to voterservice@lwvrichardson.org. Questions that are emailed are given the same consideration as questions submitted at the forum. Questions will be screened according to League of Women Voters of Texas Guide to Candidates Forums.

For a printable flyer with more information about this forum, click here.

Collin County Forum

The League of Women Voters of Collin County plans to hold a Candidate Forum for several Collin County races on Saturday, April 8, 2017, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Haggard Library, 2501 Coit Rd., Plano, TX 75075.

The forum for candidates for the Plano ISD Board of Trustees Places 1, 2, 3, and 6 will take place from 12:00 to 1:00. A Meet-and-Greet with candidates will take place from 1:00 to 1:10.

The forum for candidates for the Collin County Community College District Board of Trustees Places 1, 2, and 3 will take place from 1:10 to 1:40.

Voters who live in the Collin County portion of Richardson will be voting on these positions.

For more information, see the League of Women Voters of Collin County website.