A non-partisan Candidate Forum 2009 will be from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 16 at the McAllen Convention Center (700 Convention Center Blvd.). The forum will feature candidates for McAllen Mayor; Commission Districts 1, 2 and 3; Public Utility Board places 1 and 4; and McAllen ISD School Board places 3, 6 and 7.

Sponsors of this forum include Futuro McAllen, Leadership McAllen Alumni Association, Inc. and McAllen Citizens League. The public is invited.