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The Eastern Maumee Bay Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a City of

   Marge Brown    Mike Seferian

Oregon Mayor Debate October 21 at 6:30 p.m. in the Mercy St. Charles Hospital auditorium.

The event is being sponsored by the chamber, The Press Newspapers, and, which will be internet broadcasting the debate. The broadcast will be live and archived on the station’s website.

Both candidates running for mayor, incumbent Marge Brown and challenger Mike Seferian, will answer questions submitted by the members of the chamber, Oregon citizens, and local media.


“The chamber neither supports nor opposes any candidate, but seeks to promote an informed electorate, to acquaint voters with all the candidates and issues, and to encourage voter participation in the upcoming election,” states a press release.

Members wishing to propose questions should write them down and submit to the chamber office. Mail questions to EMBCC, 2460 Navarre Avenue, Oregon, Ohio 43616. They can also be faxed to 419-693-9990 or e-mailed to

Admission is free and the event is open to the public, however a ticket is required. For questions, the chamber can be reached at 419-693-5580.

When submitting questions, the chamber asks that voters keep in mind:
• Questions will be reviewed by the forum committee to eliminate duplication, and or slanderous, unacceptable language.
• Questions will be directed to both candidates.
• Please write clearly.




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