EL CERRITO -- A series of endorsement forums for local candidates and issues in the November election will be held by the El Cerrito Democratic Club.
The first forum is on Aug. 23 in the cafeteria at El Cerrito High School, 545 Ashbury Ave. Doors open at noon.
Candidates for the West Contra Costa Unified School District board, the Stege Sanitary District and the West Contra Costa Healthcare District will be heard starting at 1 p.m. A second session at 3:30 p.m. will have candidates for the District 15 Assembly seat, the community college board and speakers for El Cerrito sales tax Measure R.
The second forum is at 6 p.m. Aug. 26 at Zion Presbyterian Church, 540 Ashbury Ave., when candidates for El Cerrito City Council and AC Transit board will be heard.
The third forum, at 6 p.m. Sept. 23 at Zion Presbyterian, will have candidates for the Kensington Police Protection and Community Services District and Kensington Fire Protection board.
The public is welcome to attend. For more details visit ecdclub.org.