View a videotape of the forum now posted :
By Miriam Raftery
Photo, left to right: Councilman Jerry Jones, Kamaal Martin, Mayor Racquel Vasquez, Chris williams
September 5, 2020 (Lemon Grove)—On Monday, September 14 at 7 p.m., all four candidates running for the Lemon Grove City Council have agreed to participate in a candidate forum. The forum will be virtual via Zoom. You can watch it live via livestreaming at https://www.facebook.com/EastCountyMagazine, and send in questions to firstname.lastname@example.org now through up to 2 p.m. the date of the forum.
For those unable to watch live, a video will also be posted later on our news site at www.EastCountyMagazine.org and audio will be aired on KNSJ 89.1 FM radio at a date to be announced.
(Lemon Grove's City Council candidates will be in a separate forum on Sept. 16 at 7 p.m.)
East County Magazine thanks the #FacebookJournalismProject for a grant to help support our virtual candidate forums during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The four mayoral candidates are Mayor Raquel Vasquez, Councilman Jerry Jones, financial professional Kamaal Martin, and businessman Chris Williams. Below are more details on each candidate and links to their websites, as well as highlights of key issues.