The public can hear where the candidates for Atascadero City Council stand on the issues during a forum planned for 6 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1.
The event, hosted by the Atascadero Chamber of Commerce’s legislative committee, will be held at the City Council chambers, located on the fourth floor of the City Administration Building, 6500 Palma Ave.
Two council seats and the mayor's seat are open. Charles Scovell, a certified arborist, and incumbent Tom O'Malley are running for mayor.
The four contenders for council are Planning Commissioner Len Colamarino, former Planning Commissioner Chuck Ward, Mayor Pro Tem Brian Sturtevant and Councilwoman Heather Moreno.
The forum will be moderated by Bob Wacker of San Luis Obispo-based financial planning firm, Wacker Wealth Partners.
For more information, call the chamber office at 466-2044 or email email@example.com.