Nanaimo-Cowichan voters get exposed to candidates’ views tonight

Voters in Nanaimo-Cowichan get a chance to grill the federal election candidates tonight (April 26).

Voters in Nanaimo-Cowichan get a chance to grill the federal election candidates tonight (April 26).

The Vancouver Island Real Estate Board has teamed up with Island Radio and the News Bulletin to host two all-candidate meetings in Nanaimo. Nanaimo-Alberni voters get their chance Thursday (April 28).

Candidates from the four main political parties have pledged to turn out for meetings, but the invitation has also been extended to fringe-party candidates.

Nanaimo-Cowichan riding candidates meet Tuesday (April 26) 7-9 p.m. at Georgia Avenue Community School, 625 Georgia Ave.

Nanaimo-Alberni candidates meet at Dover Bay Secondary School, 6135 McGirr Rd., Thursday (April 28) 7 – 9 p.m.