Downtown Lawrence Inc. to host forum for City Commission candidates on Wednesday

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Downtown Lawrence is pictured in this aerial photo from December 2017.

Lawrence City Commission candidates will discuss issues related to downtown Lawrence as part of a forum Wednesday.

Downtown Lawrence Inc. will host the forum from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Abe & Jake’s Landing, 8 E. Sixth St. The public can also watch the forum via Zoom and can register to do so at​. As part of the forum, candidates typically respond to various questions developed by the board of Downtown Lawrence Inc.

Downtown Lawrence Inc. Executive Director Sally Zogry said the candidates would be asked several prepared questions, with time afterward for a question-and-answer session. Zogry said attendees could send questions to her at

The event is open to Downtown Lawrence Inc. members and nonmembers. The event will include pizza and drinks, and there will be a $5 admission for nonmembers.


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