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2018 Candidate Forum

Posted at 12:03 PM, Oct 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-09 09:41:58-04

COLORADO SPRINGS – Come out and meet the candidates who want your vote this November in the general election.

KOAA-TV, the Citizens Project and the League of Women Voters of the Pikes Peak Region have teamed up to bring you the 2018 Candidate Forum with KOAA’s Andy Koen as the moderator.

Join us on Wednesday, October 10th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Fox Meadow Middle School, 1450 Cheyenne Meadows Rd, in Colorado Springs.

Show your interest in attending via the Citizens Project’s Facebook page.

If you cannot make it in person, watch on KOAA’s News5 Now Channel 5.2, online at, or within the News5 app.

We’ve invited all of the candidates for the following races to attend:

  • State Representative District 17
  • State Representative District 18
  • Congressional District 5
  • El Paso County Coroner
  • El Paso County Assessor
  • El Paso County Sheriff
  • State Senator District 11
  • El Paso County Commissioner District 1
  • El Paso County Commissioner District 5
  • University of Colorado Regent District 5

If you have questions about this event, reach out via email to Be sure to mention you’re asking about the 2018 Candidate Forum.

For more information on the issues and candidates on the ballot, visit our Election Watch page.

KOAA is involved in three election-related events in Colorado Springs:

October 10th – 2018 Candidate Forum with Citizens Project and the League of Women Voters

October 13th – THE State Debate with the GazetteRSVP

October 17th – 2018 Issues Forum with Citizens Project and the League of Women Voters