Neighbors for Neighbors

Do stuff with and for your neighbors

JP Progressives Mayoral/At Large Council Candidates Forum

Event Details

JP Progressives Mayoral/At Large Council Candidates Forum

Time: July 29, 2009 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Location: Doyles
Street: 3484 Washington St.
City/Town: Jamaica Plain
Event Type: political
Organized By: Reuben Kantor
Latest Activity: Jul 26, 2009

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

The JP Progressives is a group of active Jamaica Plain residents working together to organize our community around progressive values. Formed in March 2009, we’re working to build progressive electoral power, mobilize around issues of importance, build the progressive community, and engage the greater Jamaica Plain community in the democratic process.

Our organization is providing candidates for Mayor and At-Large City Councilor the opportunity to reach out to progressives in Jamaica Plain (and throughout the city) by being a part of the Progressive Voter Guide. We will be distributing thousands of these voter guides in Jamaica Plain by going door-to-door and handing them out at community events. The Progressive Voter Guide will also be available online and promoted heavily through social and traditional media.

That voter guide will be based on the responses to a questionnaire, and a series of public conversations with the candidates. Those conversations will allow us to follow up on the questionaire, as well as provide us an opportunity to have the public ask questions of each candidate. We are anticipating each conversation will take about 20-30 minutes.

You are invited to participate in those conversations, which are taking place on three upcoming evenings:

July 29th 6:30pm to 9:30pm at Doyles, 3484 Washington Street

August 3rd 6:30pm to 9:30pm at Nate Smith House, 155 Lamartine St.

August 6th 6:30pm to 9:30pm at the Nate Smith House

We hope you will join us for any or all of these conversations. It's a great chance to get to know each candidate a little more intimately, and a great way for Jamaica Plain to ensure it's presence is felt in this upcoming election.

For more information about these forums, about getting involved with the JP Progressives, or about other upcoming JP Progressive meetings, please email or call 617-435-8386.

Comment Wall


RSVP for JP Progressives Mayoral/At Large Council Candidates Forum to add comments!

Join Neighbors for Neighbors

Attending (1)

© 2022   Created by Joseph Porcelli (Chief Neighbor).   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service