The Meridian Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council is hosting a forum featuring the Meridian City Council candidates. The forum starts at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23, at Mountain View High School, 2000 Millennium Way.
Seventeen candidates are vying for four seats on the Meridian City Council:
Seat 2: Joe Borton and Patrick Malloy.
Seat 4: Keith Bird (incumbent), Russell Joki and Matthew Townsend.
Seat 5: Terry Benson, Jeff Hoseley, Michael V. Long, Genesis Milam, Ty Palmer and Drew Wahlin.
Seat 6: Luke Cavener, David Moberly, Curtis F. Munson, Shaun Wardle, Stephen Warren and Steven R. Yearsley.
Election Day is Nov. 5.
Registered voters can vote early through Nov. 1 at Ada County Elections Office, 400 N. Benjamin Lane in Boise, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26.
Registered voters have until 5 p.m. Oct. 30 to request an absentee ballot.
Voters also can request an absentee ballot in person or in writing from the Ada County Elections office. Signed written requests must include complete name, resident address and mailing address.