For the City Council, all nine wards come up for a vote every two years – Ward 7 being the only one
contested this cycle – incumbent Paul W. Schaffer faces challenger Nic Bowman. The Mayor’s seat won’t
come up again until 2022. City races are non-partisan.
CITYSPEAK DEBATES SLATED, TUESDAY, OCT. 13
County Commissioner, Position 2 starts at 6:30 pm
County Commissioner, Position 3 starts at 7:10 pm
City Council, Ward 7 starts 7:50 pm
Live on The Corvallis Advocate’s website or Facebook page, most of the time is scheduled for questions
from the public. Viewers can submit questions – before or during the debates – on The Advocate’s social
media posts of the event, including the live Facebook feed, or they can email
CitySpeak forums are co-presented by the City Club of Corvallis and The Corvallis Advocate. These
debates are sponsored by First Alternative Natural Foods Co-op and Peak Sports.