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BAMSI Co-Sponsors Mayoral Debate

October 11, 2013

Massasoit Community College, BAMSI and The Enterprise newspaper are hosting a Mayoral Debate between Democratic candidates incumbent Mayor Linda Balzotti and her opponent, School Committee member, William Carpenter.  The debate is being held on Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at Massasoit Community College’s Conference Center located at 770 Crescent Street in Brockton at 7:00 p.m. Dr. Charles Wall, President of Massasoit Community College will serve as moderator.

The Mayoral field of two finalists was narrowed done during the September primary from a field of four candidates.  Mayor Balzotti finished in first place securing 44% of the votes while Mr. Carpenter secured 34% of the primary votes.  The debate will give the candidates an opportunity to answer a variety of questions as they prepare for the November 5th election. The event is open to the public. Additionally, the debate will be broadcast on Brockton Community Access Television, WATD 95.9 FM radio and WXBR 1460 AM radio.

With the three co-hosts collective commitment to educating and informing the community, the debate will be an excellent opportunity for Brockton voters to listen to both Mayoral candidates respond to a variety of questions. For more information on the debate, please contact Barbara Duffy at 508.585.7147.

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