Berkshire Community College will host two forums for Pittsfield City Council candidates Monday, Sept. 16, in the Koussevitzky Arts Center, room K-111, on BCC's main campus at 1350 West St.
The three candidates seeking the Ward 1 seat, which include incumbent Christine Yon and challengers Tammy Ives and Lisa Tully, will meet at 6:30 p.m. The forum will be moderated by David Cachat, coordinator of PCTV's CityLink channel.
The four candidates seeking the Ward 3 seat, which Paul Capitanio is vacating, include Nick Caccamo, Jeffrey Germann, Richard Latura and Thomas Wells Jr. This forum will take place at 7:30 p.m. and will be moderated by Dan Dillon, a former city councilor and former president of Berkshire United Way.
The candidates will face off in a Sept. 24 preliminary election.
The forums are part of a free collaborative series sponsored by BCC, PCTV and the Pittsfield Gazette.
The public is welcome to attend the free events or watch live telecasts on Pittsfield Community Television. PCTV will provide lnternet feeds at www.pittsfieldtv.org.