Edited to Add:
There’s a candidates forum for District 7 candidates Thursday 30 August 2012. It’s hosted by the Golden Gate Heights Neighborhood Association, and its President says you’re invited!
Listen to the candidates, ask questions, share refreshments.
District 7 Supervisor Candidates Forum
Golden Gate Heights Neighborhood Association
Thurs, August 30 at 7 pm at
Parish Hall, Christ Church Lutheran, 1090 Quintara St at 20th Ave, San Francisco
We’re in District 7, and Supervisor Sean Elsbernd will be termed out this November. The position’s up for grabs, and now there are NINE candidates running. Here’s a 3-minute video of four of the candidates (FX Crowley, Joel Engardio, Mike Garcia, and Norman Yee) speaking at a Town Hall meeting on the Arts. (Click on the picture to go to the Youtube video.)
Edited to Add: Andrew Bley was at that meeting, but somehow wasn’t included in the previous video (which we didn’t make, incidentally) but we’d include him with the “top candidates.” Here he is, making his point in a musical half-minute.
Here’s the list of all nine candidates, cropped from the city’s website:
I’ve met five of them thus far: Andrew Bley, FX Crowley, Joel Engardio, Mike Garcia, and Norman Yee. Over the next few weeks, in the run-up to the November election, I’m hoping to write something about platforms and views. Meanwhile, here are the websites for those who have them: