Swampscott selectmen candidates forum April 12

April 6, 2016

The Daily Item will be hosting a Candidates Forum on Tuesday, April 12, at 7 p.m. in the Swampscott High School auditorium.

The event will provide an opportunity for residents to hear from the candidates in the only contested race, Board of Selectmen, in the town

election. The three candidates, Donald Hause, Patrick Jones and Matthew Strauss are vying for two seats, each carrying a three-year term.

Voters will go to the polls on Tuesday, April 26.

Item News Editor Thor Jourgensen will moderate the program which will be presented in a question and answer format.

The Item is soliciting questions from the public. They must be submitted in writing and in advance via email to: questions@itemlive.com, or

via mail to: The Daily Item, P.O. Box 5, Lynn, MA 01903, by Monday at noon.