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Business / Economy

Monterey Bay Economic Partnership’s Housing 101 Comes to San Benito County

The purpose of the forum is to build more awareness of San Benito County’s housing efforts and MBEP’s housing initiative aimed at increasing housing supply across our region that addresses all income levels.

May 3 Election Forum was held at Hollister City Council Chambers. Public attendance was so high, there was standing room only in the back with the lobby full and people waiting on the front steps.

Government / Politics

BenitoLink-Farm Bureau forum videos with candidate responses

See the candidates respond to questions and make up your own mind for the upcoming election. The BenitoLink-Farm Bureau Forum is broken up in shorter segments for the contests on the June 5 Primary Election.


Government / Politics

Candidates speak and measures are discussed at forum

In a show of growing interest, residents came to hear from county and state candidates and about the measures. Political forum was almost closed down, but with some rearranging, most were permitted to hear the 27 candidates speak.

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Government / Politics

Miss the recent election forums? Watch the videos here

Full-length video from the Oct. 6 and 13 "Use Your Voice" candidate forums are now available for viewing

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Government / Politics

‘Use Your Voice’ forum gives voters a glimpse at candidates, measures

Final election forum prior to the election features candidates for local school boards, mayor, city council and discussion of school bonds and a sales tax extension

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Government / Politics

Final ‘Use Your Voice’ election forum TONIGHT

Candidates for mayor, city council, San Benito High School and Hollister School District boards are scheduled to attend, and Measures U, V and W will be discussed


Government / Politics

‘Use Your Voice’ forum brings political candidates together to discuss wide range of topics

Candidates for Congress, State Assembly, San Benito Health Care District and Gavilan Board of Trustees debate at election forum hosted by BenitoLink and San Benito County Farm Bureau

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Government / Politics

First General Election “Use Your Voice” Forum Thursday

Listen to the candidates and form your own opinion tonight at Hollister City Hall

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Government / Politics

Election forums planned for Hollister

The community is invited to come to the "Use Your Voice" election forums, an opportunity to hear from candidates and learn about local measures that affect the community


Business / Economy

Election forum leaves Impression on attendees

A summary of the results pulled from a survey given out to guests after the May 12 political forum. Guests were polled on their opinions of the candidates present, county-wide issues, and past actions taken by the county.


Business / Economy

Questions sought for May 12 Election Forum

Candidates will address issues important to San Benito County voters, so BenitoLink readers are encouraged to submit questions by email


Business / Economy

Regional Legislative Summit to be hosted Friday in Gilroy

A panel of federal, state and local elected officials will speak on regional challenges and opportunities at the event on Friday, April 25 from 11:00AM to 1:30PM at the Hilton Garden Inn, Gilroy