“SYRACUSE, N.Y. – A forum organized by disability advocates next Wednesday is one of the few places for the public to see in one place candidates for Congress, NYS Assembly and Onondaga County sheriff
It’s a three-hour event, starting at 1 p.m., at the Rosamond Gifford Community Room, 518 James Street, in Syracuse.
It is hosted by AccessCNY, ARISE, Aurora of CNY, Disabled in Action, Center on Human Policy, and Self-Advocacy Association of NYS.
The forum focuses on disability issues, including accessible and affordable housing, transportation in rural areas and public benefits.
Here’s the schedule:
1:15 to 2:10 p.m. – 24th Congressional District (Republican John Katko has confirmed.)
1:15 to 3:15 p.m. – Assembly candidates (Assemblymen Bill Magnarelli and Al Stirpe, both Democrats, and Republican John Sharon have confirmed)
3:15 to 3:45 p.m. – Onondaga County sheriff (Republican Gene Conway, Democrat Toby Shelley)”
“SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The two candidates for Onondaga County sheriff will participate in a forum Monday Oct 20, at Onondaga Community College.
Democrat Toby Shelley and Republican Gene Conway are running for the seat left open by the retirement of Sheriff Kevin Walsh.
The event is hosted by the League of Women Voters of the Syracuse Metropolitan Area. It starts at 7 p.m. in the recital hall in Academic Building II.
It is open to the public.”