MEET THE CANDIDATES
FIRST PUBLIC FORUM FOR
PINELLAS COUNTY COMMISSION RACE
HOSTED BY MAINLANDS OF TAMARAC
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MAY 29, 2018
Candidates for Pinellas County Commission, District 6, Larry Ahern, Barb Haselden, Kathleen Peters, and Amy Kedron have accepted to attend. Each will give opening remarks and answer questions on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, at 7:00 PM, in the Mainlands of Tamarac Unit 5 Clubhouse located at 4275 Mainlands Blvd., Pinellas Park. District 6 includes northeast St. Petersburg, Pinellas Park, Seminole and the barrier island beaches from Redington Shores to Tierra Verde.
The District 6 seat became available last year when Commissioner John Morroni announced his retirement after almost 20 years. The Host Committee will call for a moment of silence in memory of Commissioner Morroni who died after a long illness on May 21, 2018.
Each candidate will speak for 15 minutes, after which candidates will take questions from the moderator and members of the audience. The forum will last no longer than two hours.
Tom Reeves, a 2018 graduate of Pinellas Citizen University, will act as moderator. He is Operations Director of East-West Shrine Games and also works special events for the NFL.
Candidate Barb Haselden, best known for leading No Tax for Tracks that defeated the light rail Greenlight Pinellas in 2014, said of the forum, "This is going to be a very exciting event giving residents a close-up opportunity to compare the candidates and selectthe one that best lines up with their convictions and who will fight for them once in office."
For additional information Contact Chuck Graham 727-578-0644.
Barb Haselden Campaign
1043 31st Terrace NE | St. Petersburg, FL 33704