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Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
7 PM
Farmington Council Chambers
23600 Liberty St.
Farmington, MI 48335
City of Farmington: City Council.
5 candidates running for 3 open seats
Coordinator: Judy Bateman

Click here for a video of this forum.

Monday, September 25, 2017
7 PM
Berkley City Hall
3338 Coolidge Hwy.
Berkley, MI 48072
City of Berkley: City Council.
5 candidates running for 3 open seats
Coordinator: Judy Bateman

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Tuesday, September 26, 2017
7 PM
Pleasant Ridge Recreation Center
4 Ridge Rd
Pleasant Ridge, MI 48069
City of Pleasant Ridge: City Commissioner.
4 candidates running for 2 open seats
Coordinator: Judy Bateman

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Thursday, September 28, 2017
7 PM
Clawson City Hall
425 N. Main St.
Clawson, MI 48017
City of Clawson: City Council.
5 candidates running for 2 open seats
Coordinator: Jerry Burden

Click here for a video of this forum.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
6:30 PM
Southfield Public Library
Auditorium
26300 Evergreen Rd.
Southfield, MI 48076
City of Southfield: City Council & City Clerk.
6:30pm City Clerk: 3 candidates running for 1 seat
7:05pm City Council: 8 candidates running for 4 seats
Coordinator: Judy Bateman
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
7 PM
Farmington Hills City Hall
Council Chambers
31555 W. Eleven Mile Rd
Farmington Hills, MI 48336
City Council: Farmington Hills.
4 candidates running for 3 open seats
Coordinator: Council of Homeowners Associations
Co-Sponsor: League of Women Voters Oakland Area

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Thursday, October 5, 2017
7 PM
Rochester Hills Auditorium
1000 Rochester Hills Drive
Rochester Hills, MI 48309
City of Rochester Hills: City Council.
2 candidates for 1 At-Large seat
2 candidates for 1 District 4 seat
Coordinator: Ann Edwards

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Monday, October 9, 2017
6 PM
Pontiac City Hall
47450 Woodward Ave.
Pontiac, MI 48342
City of Pontiac: Mayor & City Council (7 Districts).
6-6:35 PM
Mayor, 4 candidates

6:45-7:40 PM
District 1, 2 candidates
District 2, 3 candidates
District 3, 3 candidates

7:45-8:50 PM
District 4, 2 candidates
District 5, 3 candidates
District 6, 2 candidates
District 7, 2 candidates

Coordinator: Judy Bateman

For a video of this forum, visit the City's website. Click on the icon in the upper right corner of the video box that looks like several boxes stacked on top of each other. The forum is call Pontiac Mayoral and Council Debate.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
7 PM
Huntington Woods City Hall
26815 Scotia Rd
Huntington Woods, MI 48070
City of Huntington Woods: City Commission.
3 candidates running for 2 open seats
Coordinator: Judy Bateman

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017
7pm
Royal Oak City Hall
211 Williams St.
Royal Oak, MI 48067
City of Royal Oak: City Commission.
2 candidates for mayor, 2 year term
5 candidates for 3 City Commission seats, 4 year term
2 candidates for 1 City Commission seat, a partial term ending 11/25/19
Coordinator: Judy Bateman

Watch this forum via WROK's YouTube channel.
Or check WROK's programming guide for rebroadcast times.

Monday, October 16, 2017
6:30 PM
Bloomfield Hills City Hall
45 Long Lake Rd.
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
City of Bloomfield Hills: City Commission.
6 candidates for 4 seats
Coordinator: Judy Bateman
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
7pm
Lathrup Village City Hall
27400 Southfield Rd.
Lathrup Village, MI 48076
City of Lathrup Village: City Council.
5 candidates for City Council, vote for 3. Two highest vote totals - 4 year term, third highest vote total - 2 year term

Coordinator: Judy Bateman

Monday, October 30, 2017
7pm
City of Rochester
City Council Chambers
400 Sixth Street
Rochester, MI 48307
City of Rochester: City Council.
6 Candidates for 4 open seats: 3 highest vote totals for 3 four-year terms; 4th highest vote total for a 1 two-year term
Coordinator: Ann Edwards

Telecast live on Comcast Channel 17 and WOW Channel 10. Rebroadcast several times before the election on these channels. Available 'On Demand' on city website.