21st, 32nd district candidates to meet Tuesday at Edmonds CC

By Evan Smith

Legislative candidates in the 21st and 32nd districts will appear at a forum Tuesday at Edmonds Community College.

The forum is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Black Box Theatre in the college’s Mukilteo Hall at 20310 68th St. W., Lynnwood, just west of Highway 99.

The sponsoring Snohomish County League of Women Voters says that it has invited 21st District incumbent Democrat Strom Peterson and his Libertarian challenger Alex Hels, 21st District incumbent Democrat Lillian Ortiz-Self and her Republican challenger Jeff Scherrer, 32nd District incumbent Democrat Cindy Ryu and Republican challenger Alvin Rutledge, and 32nd District incumbent Democrat Ruth Kagi and Republican challenger David Schirle.

The 7 p.m. forum will follow a chance for people to meet and greet the candidates at 6:30.

The 21st District includes most of Edmonds, unincorporated areas north of Edmonds and Lynnwood and northeast of Lynnwood, all of Mukilteo, and part of south Everett. The 32nd District includes the city of Lynnwood, part of Mountlake Terrace, south Edmonds, Woodway and nearby unincorporated areas, the city of Shoreline and part of northwest Seattle.

Moderator will be either Herald Opinion Editor Jon Bauer or Herald Publisher Josh O’Connor.

Evan Smith can be reached at schsmith@frontier.com.

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