MALTA – A small crowd, about twenty people, attended a candidate forum at the Malta Community Center, sponsored by the League of Women Voters, last Thursday night, Oct. 19.
The first part of the event was to scheduled to feature statements from each candidate running for town justice, however, challenger Michelle Storm was unable to attend due to illness. Current Town Justice Steve Gottman is seeking re-election.
The candidates for town council: John Hartzell, Tracy O’Rourke and Cynthia Young spoke for an hour on topics related to zoning, transportation, development and more. Supervisor candidates Bill Breheny (D), the endorsed Democrat and current Town Supervisor, Vince DeLucia (r) addressed the same questions, with almost identical responses to their running mates.
Watch the town council candidates below.
Watch the candidates for town supervisor below.
Election calendars, absentee ballots and voter registration forms for the Tuesday, Nov. 7 elections can be found at the Saratoga County Board of Elections website http://www.saratogacountyny.gov/departments/board-of-elections/.