A number of recorded forums and interviews with local candidates and a debate on an East Contra Costa Fire District parcel tax, all headed for the June 5 ballot, have been posted online and will air on public access television channels in the next month.
Here’s a rundown of when and where you can watch:
Measure S, parcel tax in East Contra Costa Fire District —Hour-long debate between proponent and opponent will air May 13 at 9 p.m.; May 20 at 9 p.m.; May 27 at 9 p.m., and May 30 at 8 p.m. Watch it online here: http://www.co.contra-costa.ca.us/mediacenter.aspx?VID=24
(It will also be posted online shortly. I will provide link as soon as it is available.)
Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors in District 2 —Debate at Contra Costa Council luncheon airs on May 28 at 9 p.m. and May 31 at 6 p.m. Watch it online at http://www.co.contra-costa.ca.us/mediacenter.aspx?VID=23. The Danville Express debate airs on May 15 at 9 p.m., May 16 at 10 a.m., and May 31 at 8 p.m., or watch it online at http://youtu.be/ERYihmbwpSc. Watch the Contra Costa Times editorial board interview at http://bcove.me/twuc0kwx. Watch the candidates at an environmental forum at http://youtu.be/6oIM26-Wruk.
Public access television airs on Channel 27 for Comcast customers, Channel 32 for Astound and Channel 99 for AT&T U-verse.