District 1 candidate forum set
Residents of St Mary Parish Council District 1 are invited to a political forum at the West St. Mary Civic Center Oct. 17 at 6 p.m.
Candidates that directly represent District 1 are invited to participate and express their platform on how they intend to enhance the community and improve the quality of life for all citizens of St. Mary Parish.
Citizens will also have the opportunity to pose specific questions to candidates relevant to issues that directly affect the community.
Invited candidates include those seeking the offices of parish president; parish council in Districts 1, 9, 10, and 11; and sheriff.
Candidates planning to participate should RSVP no later than Friday at 4 p.m. by calling the West St. Mary Civic Center at (337) 276-4896, or the St. Mary Chamber of Commerce at (985) 384-3830 or (337) 828-5608.
Recreation District 5, the District 1 Leadership Team and the St. Mary Chamber of Commerce are hosting the event.