In keeping with the Stratford & District Chamber of Commerce’s objective to promote good government and sound legislation at all levels of government, the Chamber will be hosting a Stratford Municipal Candidate’s Debate for the upcoming municipal election with a goal to:
Focus candidates on issues important to the business community
Inform voters and our members
Promote transparency and accountability among elected officials.
Doors open at 5:30 for a meet and greet with the candidates.The Mayoral candidates will debate from 6:30-7:30, followed by a debate by the Councillor candidates from 7:30-9:30.Eddie Matthews, morning show host of 107.1 Juice FM, will be the moderator for the evening. Matthews is a well known and trusted voice in our local community. We are confident in his ability to moderate the debate in a way that is fair and respectful to all candidates.
There is no advance registration for this event. It is open to all, but space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis in the auditorium of Stratford Rotary Complex, 353 McCarthy Road.