Voters asked to submit questions for Richmond candidates in advance of Hilltop Mall forum

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Richmond voters are encouraged to submit questions for candidates of the upcoming November elections in advance of a community forum at Hilltop Mall.

On Sept. 20, the Hilltop District Homeowners & Stakeholders Association is hosting a Q&A-style forum with candidates who are vying to become Richmond’s next mayor or a council member.

The event, which runs from noon to 2 p.m. in the Hilltop Mall Conference Room, will be facilitated by Robert Rogers from the Contra Costa Times. Local restaurants will provide light snacks for attendees.

Click here to submit your questions.

Candidates in alphabetical order

Mayoral Candidates:

Nat Bates

Tom Butt

Uche Uwahemu

City Council Candidates:

Jovanka Beckles

Courtland “Corky Booze

Anthony Creer

Dameion King

Albert Martinez

Eduardo Martinez

Gayle McLaughlin

Jael Myrick

Donna Powers

Charles Ramsey

Jim Rogers

Henry Washington