Candidates forum set at Treasure Valley Community College

ONTARIO – The Ontario Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a candidate forum Monday night at Treasure Valley Community College.

The event begins at 6 p.m. in room 110 of TVCC’s Weese Building.

Executive Director John Breidenbach said candidates will be asked four questions – chosen by the chamber board of directors – and be allowed two-minute opening and closing statements. Candidates have two minutes to answer each question.

The public, said Breidenbach, will not be allowed to ask questions.

“We are not endorsing anyone but just giving people a chance to ask questions,” said Breidenbach.

Cathy Yasuda, executive director of the TVCC Foundation, will moderate the forum.

Among those invited to attend the session are State Sen. Cliff Bentz and State Rep. Lynn Findley. Three county officials are set to be on hand: Commissioner Don . . .