Housing Alliance plans a public forum
The Howard County Housing Alliance will hold a public forum for Howard County's political candidates to present their postions on low- and moderate-income housing at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19 in the Michael Spear Center, Rouse Company Building, Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia. Information: 841-5840.
District 12 candidates will meet at open forum
District 12 state Senate candidates Edward J. Kasemeyer and David P. Maier will meet in a public forum 7 p.m. on Oct. 25 in Arbutus. The new district includes southwest Baltimore County, parts of Ellicott City, Columbia, Elkridge and western Howard County.
Each candidate will introduce himself and tell why he should be elected, then answer questions in an open forum.
The forum, sponsored by United We Stand America of Maryland, will be held at the Arbutus Library, 1581 Sulphur Spring Road.
Glendening, Sauerbrey to discuss disabilities
More than 40 disability groups, including the Howard County Commission on Disability Issues, will co-sponsor Maryland's second Gubernatorial Candidates Forum on Disability Issues at 2:30 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Hyatt Regency Inner Harbor, 300 Light St., Baltimore.
The two gubernatorial candidates, Parris N. Glendening and Ellen R. Sauerbrey, will participate.
Sign-language interpretation will be provided. People with disabilities and their advocates are urged to attend at no cost. For transportation, call 730-7433.
Executive candidate to hold town meeting
Susan Gray, candidate for Howard County executive, will hold a town meeting at 7 p.m. Oct. 28 at the Wilde Lake Interfaith Center, 10431 Twin Rivers Road, Columbia.
The forum will allow residents to voice their concerns.