Lincoln/Logan County Chamber hosts candidate forum Tuesday
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[February 04, 2010]
The Lincoln/Logan County Chamber
of Commerce's Government/Education Committee will host a
face-to-face forum on Tuesday for candidates in the county
treasurer's and circuit clerk's races. This free event for the
community will begin at 7 p.m. at Adams School, 1311 Nicholson Road.
The purpose of the event is to provide a nonpartisan opportunity for
the candidates to discuss their ideas and highlight the differences
in their individual platforms. It is also intended to further engage
the citizens of Logan County in the democratic process.
The chamber of commerce will not endorse or promote any
particular candidate or party affiliation.
The chamber has selected a moderator for the event, and the
questions will be selected by a panel to provide objective
opportunities for each candidate to answer questions of importance
to the average citizen and to the business community. The panel is
made up of Andi Hake, executive director of the Lincoln/Logan County
Chamber of Commerce; Mary Ahillen, superintendent of Lincoln
Elementary School District 27; and Gene Frioli, administrator of
Logan-Mason Rehabilitation Center.
This event will be a great opportunity for the public to connect
with the candidates and the chamber anticipates that it will be an
For more information, contact the chamber of commerce at
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Candidates wishing to participate in the debate must contact the
chamber by Friday and have official paperwork completed and filed
with the county clerk.
The Lincoln/Logan County Chamber of Commerce is a not-for-profit
agency that provides advocacy for business by providing leadership,
programs and services that create, protect and enhance the business
environment for the benefit of chamber members and Lincoln and Logan
[Text from file received from
Chamber of Commerce]