NORWALK, Conn. – The East Norwalk Association will offer residents a chance to meet the candidates – lots of them – this week with a candidates forum and meet-and-greet.
The event is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, at Van Zilen Community Hall in the East Norwalk Association Library, 51 Van Zant St., East Norwalk.
Republican Mayor Richard Moccia and Democratic challenger and former police chief Harry Rilling are scheduled to make opening remarks and discuss questions and concerns from the audience. East Norwalk Business Association President Win Baum will moderate.
Several other candidates for office have been invited to attend to meet with the audience after the mayoral session. Those invited include District C Common Council candidates John Hauter and John Kydes, both Democrats, and Republicans Sarah Mann and Michelle Maggio; plus at-large candidates Richard Bonenfant (R), Chrisley Ceme (D), Olivia Dardy (D), Deidra Davis (D), Doug Hempstead (R), Glen Iannaccone (R), Joe Kendy (R), Bruce Kimmel (D, nominated by the Republican Town Committee), Warren Pena (D) and Sharon Stewart (D).