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Final Brooklyn Park mayoral election forum tonight

The 12 candidates for mayor in Brooklyn Park will meet tonight in a forum as they prepare for Saturday’s special election.
The election winner will fill out the term of Mayor Steve Lampi, who died of cancer in February.
Tonight’s “Meet the Candida

The 12 candidates for mayor in Brooklyn Park will meet tonight in a forum as they prepare for Saturday’s special election.

The election winner will fill out the term of Mayor Steve Lampi, who died of cancer in February.

Tonight’s “Meet the Candidate” forum is hosted by the Brooklyn Park Lions Club, Brooklyn Park Women of Today and Brooklyn Area Ministerial Association. It’s from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Brooklyn Park City Council chambers at City Hall, 5200 85th Av. N.

The twelve candidates are:

  • Billy B. Bishop
  • Mark Mata
  • Jeffrey Lunde
  • Tait Turnquist
  • Laurie Hilgers
  • Wynfred N. Russell
  • Jeanette Meyer
  • Boyd Morson
  • Joe Tanner
  • Scott Denver Scheid
  • Jim Krautkremer
  • Tony Pistilli.