Jacksonville candidates speak at forum

A candidates forum focusing on Jacksonville races is planned from 7 to 8:30 tonight at Old City Hall, 205 W. Main St.

The candidates running for three four-year, at-large seats on the City Council are Criss Garcia, Katie Haugse, incumbent Councilman David Jesser, Owen Jurling and Jocie Wall. Bill Hampton said he is opting out of the race, although his name will remain on the ballot.

Candidates for mayor are incumbent Paul Becker and former Councilman Jim Lewis.

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