Candidate Bootcamp and Citizen School takes place Friday

It's called... Candidate Bootcamp and Citizen School.

With a municipal election coming up in October...The City of Penticton is taking steps to educate anyone interested in running for a position on council.

Christina Benty, former Mayor of Golden and owner of Strategic Leadership Solutions will be facilitating the workshop.

It starts at 6 pm Friday..... and will be held at the Seniors’ Centre, 2965 South Main Street.

This community and candidate readiness workshop will answer the following questions.

What are the roles and responsibilities of local government and its elected officials? 

What do you need to consider before running for office? 

How do we attract and elect the best people for the job?

Seating for this free event is limited – please RSVP election@penticton.ca or call city hall for more details.