CLEARWATER – Clearwater residents are invited to attend the 2014 Clearwater City Council candidates forum on Thursday, Feb. 13, 7 p.m., in the council chambers on the third floor of City Hall, 112 S. Osceola Ave.
Al Ruechel, senior anchor with Bay News 9, will moderate the discussion. Voters go to the polls on Tuesday, March 11 to determine who will fill the two open council seats. Candidates for Seat 4 are Bill Jonson, the incumbent, David Allbritton, and Konrad McCree Jr. Candidates for Seat 5 are Hoyt Hamilton and Jon Paul Rosa.
For information on the candidates and a sample ballot, call 562-4093. To request an mail ballot, call 464-6788. The Pinellas Supervisor of Elections must receive mail ballots by 7 p.m. on Election Day.
The forum also will be played live on C-VIEW TV and can be seen by going to www.myclearwater.com and clicking on the “live meeting” link.
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CLEARWATER – In order to make accessing city information easier, Clearwater has launched Clearwater CONNECT, a one-stop shop on the city’s website where residents can access all the information they need. Visit www.myclearwater.com and click on Clearwater CONNECT.
People can pick and choose the information they want by subscribing to city news, connecting to official social media sites and receive news blasts containing only the news you want.