Monday, June 29, 2009

Candidate Forum Tonight in Roxbury-Will the Mayor show?

Dudley Square - Hibernian Hall - 184 Dudley Street - Roxbury, MA 02119 6:30 to 9:00 pm

Hosted by the National Black College Alliance, "Greatest MINDS"

This event is open to the public. Audience will most likely consist of young black constituents ages 20-40.

Invited participants: City Council Candidates At Large, City Council Candidates for District(s) 3, 4, 7, 8, and Mayoral Candidates for Boston.

Each candidate will have 3 minutes to introduce themselves to the community. At the end of introductions, candidates will randomly be asked to respond to the issues around people of color and ways they can participate more in the city in the areas of:

Education (Kindergarten to College)
Nightlife (Welcoming Places to Go)
Networking & Diversity with organizations and across neighborhoods
Political and Civic Involvement
Economic Development
Job Creation & Workforce Development
Youth Services

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