Candidate Forum at USF Sunday

TAMPA, Fla. (Feb. 18, 2011) – Candidates for Tampa mayor and Tampa City Council will be at the University of South Florida campus Sunday for a forum to meet students and the public just days before the city election takes place.


The event begins at 1:30 p.m. in the Marshall Student Center ballroom. Tampa city council candidates will be the focus at this time, followed by mayoral candidates appearing at 3 p.m. The event is sponsored by a number of organizations, including USF student government.


City elections will be held March 1.


In the video below, USF News videographer Jason Cherres talked about the upcoming candidate forum with Susan MacManus, distinguished university professor in the University of South Florida’s Department of Government & International Affairs, and Cesar Hernandez, USF student body president.