Political candidates speak out at Balboa Park EarthFair April 20

Candidates for city of San Diego Mayor, City Attorney and City Council District 3 will answer questions from the public at candidates’ forums at the Organ Pavilion at the EarthFair in Balboa Park on Sunday, April 20.

The special day’s events commence at 10:50 a.m. with opening remarks and the presentation of an Earth Day Proclamation by Mayor Jerry Sanders and Councilmember Donna Frye.

From 11 a.m. to noon District 3 City Council candidates Whitburn, Hartley, Gloria and Broadway will have the floor.

From noon to 1 p.m., mayoral candidates Sanders, Francis and Morrow will square off.

From 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., City Attorney candidates Aguirre, Goldsmith, Lepine, Maienschein and Peters will take center stage. Each candidate will make opening remarks to address the question: “If elected, what will you do to make sure that San Diego is on the next list of America’s greenest cities.”

Then questions will be taken from the audience submitted in writing.