Mayoral Forum to be Held November 2
October 27, 2011
A forum featuring Alliance’s mayoral candidates will be held Wednesday, November 2 at 7 p.m. in Presser Recital Hall on the University of Mount Union’s campus.
Candidates, Alan Andreani and Steve Okey, will share opening statements with the audience. Following their statements, a moderated session will be held, which will allow for the two to answer questions.
Andreani, a retired superintendent of Marlington Local Schools and the republican candidate, currently serves on the Alliance City Council and is an adjunct professor at Mount Union. He is also a member of the Red Cross, the Rotary Club and ArtsinStark among others.
Okey, current president of The Okey Law Firm, LPA is the democratic candidate. An Alliance City Council member, he has worked with the Alliance Neighborhood Center, Coming Together Stark County and the Stark County Bar Association.
The forum, which is hosted by Mount Union’s Pi Sigma Alpha political science honorary and the Ralph and Mary Regula Center for Public Service and Civic Engagement, is free and open to the public. Presser Recital Hall is located within Cope Music Hall on the corner of Union Avenue and Simpson Street on Mount Union’s campus. For more information, contact the Regula Center at (330) 823-3296.