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Rifle election forum today

Staff Report

The Rifle Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting an Election Forum at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in Rifle City Hall Council Chambers.

KMTS News Director Ron Milhorn will moderate the forum.

The Chamber is requesting that questions from the public be submitted in advance. Submit questions to the Chamber via email at mail@riflechamber.com, Subject line: Election Forum Question, and indicate which candidate the question is for.

Candidates will not be informed of the questions in advance, and the moderator will have full discretion as to the questions that will posed. Time permitting, the live audience will be allowed to ask questions.

Seven candidates are competing for four open seats on the Rifle City Council. The candidate are : Sara Brainard, Barbara Clifton, Steven Fuller, Dirk Myers, Wilma Paddock, Hans Parkinson and Randy Winkler.

In addition, city voters will be deciding the fate of four ballot questions, including Question D, which would authorize a 0.75 percent sales tax to pay off bonded indebtedness to find construction of a Rifle recreation center.

Election day is Sept. 10.

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