We encourage our supporters to participate in non-partisan candidate events that will be held this month to make sure you make informed decisions about the upcoming elections. The Cary Candidate Forum will be held on Thursday, September 21st, 7-9 pm at the Mayton Inn, 301 South Academy Street, and The Raleigh Candidate Forum will be held on Thursday, September 28th, 7-9 pm at Avent Ferry United Methodist Church, 2700 Avent Ferry Road. We also encourage you to check out Art Speaks: Conscious Kickback for the Raleigh Community and City Council Candidates, an event that hopes to provide an opportunity for the Raleigh community and candidates to have intimate conversations while raising money for Raleigh PACT.
In 2017, the large majority of municipal elections will be held on November 7th, including Wake County municipalities of Angier, Apex, Durham, Fuquay Varina, Garner, Holly Springs, Knightdale, Morrisville, Rolesville, Wake Forest, Wendell, and Zebulon. Other 2017 municipal contests will be held in September and October. Raleigh and Cary municipal elections will be held on October 10th. Click here for more information from the State Board of Elections about when your local elections will be held and visit ncvoter.org for updates and non-partisan information related to this year’s elections. We will be doing Get-Out-The-Vote phone banking leading up to the local elections in October AND November. Contact Mary Jose via email or by calling 919-835-1525 ext. 109 to join our efforts.