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2021 General Election Candidate Forums

Following is a list of 2021 General Election candidate forums sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Tacoma-Pierce County and co-sponsored by a number of community organizations.

These forums are free and offered as a public service. Neither the League of Women Voters nor any of the cosponsors endorse or oppose any candidates.

Registration links for each forum are at http://tacomapiercelwv.org/calendar.html.

The League is supporting students at Tacoma Community College in conducting a student-oriented forum for Tacoma Mayoral candidates. The public is welcome to participate in this virtual forum.

Additionally, the League is cosponsoring the following forums with the Tacoma-Pierce County Affordable Housing Consortium. Questions for this forum are provided by the AHC; the League will moderate these forums. Registration for these is also at http://tacomapiercelwv.org/calendar.html.

Video Recordings of 2021 General Election Candidate Forums

TV Tacoma City of Tacoma Forums (Pre-Recorded)

City of Tacoma Mayor.This forum was sponsored by the Tacoma-Pierce County Affordable Housing Consortium and moderated by the League of Women Voters: https://youtu.be/3Agj95-fIPs

Tacoma City Council At Large Position 6: https://youtu.be/txizCWnffGQ

Tacoma City Council District 2: https://youtu.be/bw7Ck6DgwAM

Tacoma City Council District 4: https://youtu.be/b8PsOA48SL8

Tacoma City Council District 5: https://youtu.be/_-FyMMxW_N0

Other

City of Sumner Council Positions 1 & 2, October 25, 2021: https://youtu.be/wXPQsmAts98

Town of Steilacoom, Mayor and City Council Position 2, October 25, 2021: https://youtu.be/sfP26aQdfwg

City of Puyallup, City Council District 2, Position 2, October 19, 2021. This forum was sponsored by the Tacoma-Pierce County Affordable Housing Consortium and moderated by the League of Women Voters: https://youtu.be/DkxYr4jlxi4

City of Tacoma Mayor, October 18, 2021. This forum was sponsored by the Tacoma-Pierce County Affordable Housing Consortium and moderated by the League of Women Voters: https://youtu.be/4nn4HnZzeAA

Gig Harbor City Council, October 16, 2021: https://youtu.be/5YttxvN3RT8

City of Bonney Lake Mayor & City Council: https://youtu.be/KB4BsTF-tko

Port of Tacoma - Commissioner, Positions 1, 2 & 4 (Pre-recorded): https://youtu.be/p-6TRmhGA-c

Tacoma Schools Director Positions No. 2, 4 & 5 (Pre-recorded): https://youtu.be/YRB8aNRXkCQ

Metro Parks Tacoma Commissioner Position No. 3 (Pre-recorded): https://youtu.be/Ca-XnYEHkW8

DuPont City Council, October 7, 2021: https://youtu.be/G-JUhNyFR0w

Lakewood City Council, Positions 2, 3 and 5, October 5, 2021: https://youtu.be/xruUuE82zoo

Tacoma City Council, District 5 & Position 6, October 4, 2021. This forum was sponsored by the Tacoma-Pierce County Affordable Housing Consortium and moderated by the League of Women Voters:https://youtu.be/71rWVvr9lrc

Puyallup School Board, Positions 1 & 4, September 30, 2021: https://youtu.be/GTx-f9iCyTs

Clover Park School Board, Districts 3 & 4, September 30, 2021: https://youtu.be/vFW3T46IaAo

Tacoma City Council, Districts 2 & 4, September 27, 2021. This forum was sponsored by the Tacoma-Pierce County Affordable Housing Consortium and moderated by the League of Women Voters: https://youtu.be/1lcEp-V_Lqk

Milton Mayor and City Council, September 25, 2021: https://youtu.be/aTFghJK3dJs

Edgewood City Council, September 23, 2021: https://youtu.be/QNAC1cAM7vI

Orting City Council, September 20, 2021: https://youtu.be/uWsvJCLkajc

Video Recordings of 2021 Primary Candidate Forums

These recordings are of candidate forums held for the August 3, 2021 Primary election.

TV Tacoma Candidate Forums can be viewed as follows:

Tacoma Mayor: https://youtu.be/xP0qODAYYog

Tacoma City Council District 2: https://youtu.be/UF4qGRYw_WE

Tacoma City Council District 4: https://youtu.be/_AeY5r2M_vA

Tacoma City Council District 5: https://youtu.be/Pw64CR2FPW0

Tacoma City Council at-Large Position 6: https://youtu.be/XGZllntvcKE

Tacoma School District #10; Positions 2, 3, 4 & 5: https://youtu.be/lc-gQ8HPANI

Port of Tacoma Commissioner Position 1: https://youtu.be/vPolRhch4Uo

Port of Tacoma Commissioner Position 2: https://youtu.be/Y6_Qul1McF4

Port of Tacoma Commissioner Position 4: https://youtu.be/QMQhXhRdbl4

Metro Parks Tacoma Commissioner Position 3: https://youtu.be/wFa7jJyuIK4

Tacoma Civil Service Commission Position 1: https://youtu.be/dOyDCroY3Lo

Other Candidate Forums can be viewed as follows:

DuPont City Council, Positions 3 & 7, recorded July 12, 2021: https://youtu.be/7rLcnzNu7Co

Gig Harbor City Council, Position 2, recorded July 14, 2021: https://youtu.be/zXvKMJs55N8

Lakewood City Council, Positions 2 & 3, recorded July 15, 2021: https://youtu.be/-HENsH45A7g

Puyallup City Council, District 2, Position 2, recorded July 19, 2021: https://youtu.be/BkzD9N23-Mg

University Place School Board, Position 1, recorded July 20, 2021: https://youtu.be/JMiefxa1GQA

Steilacoom Town Council, Position 2, recorded July 21, 2021: https://youtu.be/hzj8pRmmBX8

Puyallup School Board Positions 1 & 4, recorded July 22, 2021: https://youtu.be/PFiFztFf4aA

Edgewood City Council Position 3, recorded July 22, 2021:https://youtu.be/HYFweYklo4I

Key Peninsula Metropolitan Parks Board, Position 2, recorded July 28, 2021: https://youtu.be/_YXzIdrIAO4

Clover Park School Board, Districts 3 & 4, recorded July 29, 2021: https://youtu.be/qFdIxqFbqp0

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