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El Paso County Commissioner Candidate Debate

Tags: Forum for Civic Advancement

Colorado Springs, CO. – May 24, 2016On Wednesday, June 1, El Pomar Foundation’s Forum for Civic Advancement will partner with the Colorado Springs Business Journal to host a debate between El Paso County Commissioner candidates from districts 2, 3, and 4.

At the March 1 party conventions, citizens of El Paso County narrowed down their choices for the next County Commissioners to fill three seats to be vacated by: Amy Lathen in District 2, Sallie Clark in District 3, and Dennis Hisey in District 4. On November 8, 2016, voters will make their final decision.

The debate will be moderated by El Paso County Public Information Officer, Dave Rose, and CSBJ Publisher, Jenn Furda, will be vetting audience questions. The event sponsors hope attendees will come away with an enhanced understanding of the duties and responsibilities of the El Paso County Commissioners, as well as what each candidate would bring to the office.

The debate between El Paso County Commissioner Candidates will take place from 5:30pm-7:00pm. This event is free and open to the public, and will be held in the Garden Pavilion at the Penrose House Conference Center. Those who wish to attend may RSVP online at: or by contacting Davis Tutt at or by phone at 719-577-7018.

El Pomar Foundation’s Forum for Civic Advancement seeks to promote discussion and engagement on issues that impact the people of Colorado. If you are interested in being added to our mailing list for future events, please email with your full name, email address, and affiliation (if applicable). Forum for Civic Advancement is a program of El Pomar Foundation.

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