The League of Women Voters of the Bridgeport Area will lead a free open forum tonight (Tuesday) at 7 p.m. at the Burroughs Community Center on Fairfield Avenue featuring candidates for City Council in the 130th District that covers Black Rock and a portion of the West End. One of those candidates is Enrique Torres who’s also the Republican candidate for mayor.
Torres and Republican Town Chairman John Slater are the GOP candidates, Katie Bukovsky and Scott Burns the Democratic candidates while John Marshall Lee and Tyisha Toms are running as petitioning candidates. The top two vote producers On Nov. 3 will represent the district on the City Council. Torres will appear on both the GOP mayoral and City Council district lines.
Bridgeport resident Gail Janensch, a member of the League of Women Voters, will serve as moderator.