Candidates night set for next week

Tiffin City Council and Clinton Township candidates are to face off at Candidates Night 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 16 at Tiffin Middle School.

This year, the following candidates are to be in attendance: Tiffin City Council president, Rich Cline and Mark Pardi; Tiffin City Council-at-large, Jim Green, Mark D. Hayes, Steven Lepard and Tyler Shuff; and Clinton Township trustee, James K. Distel, Dennis E. Moyer, Brandon Steinmetz and James Warnement.

Candidates are to answer questions in a rotating order, with answers limited to one minute. Candidates are not allowed opening statements or rebuttals. Each candidate will be given one minute for a closing statement.

Paul Harrison is to moderate the forum.

Judge Mark Repp is to give a presentation regarding the Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court. Also planned is a presentation by Steve Snavely, candidate for Governing Board of Education Service Center North Central Ohio 2nd District.

There also is to be a presentation on Clinton Township’s proposed resolution of a governmental electricity aggregation program with opt-out provisions.

The forum is sponsored by Seneca County Farm Bureau, Tiffin University, Heidelberg University, American Association of University Women, Seneca Regional Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Services, Seneca County Radio, WTTF Radio, Tiffin Area League of Women Voters and The Advertiser-Tribune.