DUBLIN -- Candidates for both the Dublin City Council and Dublin School board will speak at an election forum from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 17 at the Shannon Community Center, 11600 Shannon Ave.

The Dublin San Ramon Women's Club is sponsoring the forum, which is open to the public.

Audience members can meet the candidates and submit written questions for them between 6:30 and 7 p.m. City Council candidates will speak at 7 p.m., followed by school board candidates at 8 p.m.

Former Dublin Mayor Janet Lockhart is the moderator for the forum, which will be broadcast by Tri-Valley Community Television at a time to be determined later.

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