AINSWORTH, NEB. – The Brown County Farm Bureau will host a candidate forum for the upcoming primary election in Brown County. The forum will take place Thursday, April 19 at 7:00 p.m. at the Legion in Ainsworth and it is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided.
The forum will allow residents to hear from candidates running for the Brown County Board of Commissioners.
Brown County farmers and ranchers are especially encouraged to attend the forum to hear what positions the candidates’ take on various issues such as county road maintenance, and property tax use.
“We are excited to hold a candidate forum for these highly contested primary races,” said Will Williams, treasurer of Brown County Farm Bureau. “It is vital that voters have as many opportunities as possible to make an informed decision before voting. This public forum will serve an invaluable role in supplying that information to constituents in Brown County.”
The forum will consist of a series of questions related to issues facing area farmers and ranchers. Each candidate will have the opportunity to respond to each question. There will be a moderator to facilitate the discussion at the forum.
For questions please contact Will Williams, treasurer, Brown County Farm Bureau, (402) 760-1477 or Tammy Fiechtner, north central regional manager, (402) 302-9494.