General Election Candidate Forum
Community members are invited to an Election Candidate Forum co-hosted by the Fort Scott Area Chamber of Commerce and the Young Professionals League of Bourbon County. The event will take place on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at the FSCC Ellis Fine Arts Center at 2108 S. Horton. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. for a meet & greet with the candidates and the forum will begin at 6 p.m.
Candidates invited to this forum include:
- Fort Scott City Commission. There are 6 candidates for 3 positions, constituents may vote for 3 or less. Candidates include Harold (Pete) Allen, Kevin (Skitch) Allen, Cindy Bartelsmeyer, Josh Jones, Deb McCoy, and Lindsey Watts.
- USD-234 Board of Education. Position 1: James Wood; Position 2 (Vote for 1): Danny Brown, Michelle Hudiburg; Position 3: Kellye Barrows; At Large (Vote for 1): Lynette Jackson, Bill Michaud.
- Fort Scott Community College Board of Trustees. There are 5 candidates for 3 positions, constituents may vote for 3 or less. David Elliott, Kirk Hart, Michael Hoyt, Curtis Lear, and Robert Nelson.
Questions for the candidates may be submitted to the Chamber by 8am Monday, October 28th by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed or dropped off in person. Candidates are asked to RSVP to the Chamber prior to the forum by phone or email.