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Fort Madison City Council Candidates Talk Issues During Forum

Oct 17, 2019

There are four open seats on the Fort Madison City Council in the November 5 election. Five of the six people on the ballot recently participated in a forum at City Hall moderated by Tri States Public Radio's Jason Parrott.

The participants:

  • Rebecca Bowker – 1st Ward
  • Jerry Hamilton – At Large
  • Tyler Miller – 3rd Ward
  • Kevin Rink – At Large (incumbent)
  • Chris Sorrentino – 1st Ward

*5th Ward Alderman Chad Cangas did not attend the forum*

The candidates were asked about a dozen questions and were allowed to offer opening and closing statements. You can hear how each candidate answered each question below or watch the full forum.