Several D.C. City Council members up for re-election are scheduled to address the community at a public forum event on Sunday.
Among those confirmed to attend are Council Chair Phil Mendelson, Chair Pro Tempore Michael Brown and Council members Vincent Orange, Jack Evans, Muriel Bowser and Tommy Wells, according to organizers.
The forum, which is open to the public, will be held Sunday, Sept. 9 at Busboys and Poets, 2021 14th St., N.W. The event will start with a meet-and-greet reception at 5 p.m. and the Q&A with the Council members will begin at 5:45 and end at 8 p.m.
The event will be moderated by local gay activist Nick McCoy; community partners and sponsors include the Washington Blade, Washington Informer, WPFW and DC Mic Check.