Coffee Table - Sept. 23, 2020: City Council candidates Rachel Lord & Caroline Venuti

Sep 23, 2020

Quilt by Mary Teter Rockford
Credit Smithsonian Institute

The incumbent candidates for Homer City Council appeared on The Coffee Table, Wednesday morning on KBBI. 

The two candidates who are challenging for the seats, George Hall and Raymond Walker, were unable to appear on the show. You can access statements and contacts for all four candidates on the City of Homer's website The two incumbments, Councilmembers Rachel Lord and Caroline Venuti, spent the hour talking to KBBI's Kathleen Gustafson and standing for questions from the community.  Discussion of the economic effects of COVID 19, directed the conversation to talk about the responsibility that councilmembers have to address revenue and budget shortfalls in the wake of the pandemic.

The City of Homer Municipal Election is on Tuesday, October 6, 2020. Absentee in person voting is already underway in Cowles Council Chambers at Homer City Hall on Pioneer Avenue. 

You can hear from all four candidates for council and from mayoral candidates Donna Aderhold and Ken Castner at the Homer Chamber of Commerce's Candidates Forum on Thursday , September 24 at 5:30. You can watch a live stream of the event at the Chamber's website. There are a limited number of seats for people who would like to attend in-person at Land's End Resort and the forum will be broadcast live on KBBI.