This Week’s Election Forums

The mayoral get-togethers are all done, but there are a number of forums for council candidates coming up this week.

– Monday, May 4, at 6 pm: A community coalition hosts a forum for Ward F council candidates at the Lincoln High School auditorium (60 Crescent Ave.).

– Wednesday, May 6, at 7:30 pm: The Hamilton Park Neighborhood Association hosts a forum for Ward E council candidates at Cordero Elementary School (158 Erie St.).

– Thursday, May 7, at 7 pm: The Jersey City Independent and the West Bergen/Lincoln Park Neighborhood Coalition host a forum for Ward B council candidates at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church (38 Duncan Ave.).

– Thursday, May 7, at 7:30 pm: The Historic Paulus Hook Association hosts a forum for At-Large council candidates at Our Lady of Czestochowa Meeting Hall (120 Sussex St.).

Jon Whiten

co-founded the Jersey City Independent. He is currently the Deputy Director of New Jersey Policy Perspective.