The Greater Gwinnett Republican Women are having a Candidate Forum with Chairman Charles Bannister and Commissioner Lorraine Green, both of whom are candidates for Commission Chairman. The forum takes place on Monday May 5th at 7:00 PM at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center. Here’s their announcement with more information.
The May 7 event at Meadowcreek High School will focus on the Gwinnett County Commission race.
Three candidates are vying for chairman: incumbent Charles Bannister, commissioner Lorraine Green and newcomer Glenn Pirkle, an electrical contractor from Buford. Three are going for Green’s District 1 seat, which covers the CID area: Carol Hassell, former Suwanee city councilwoman who’s vice president of administration for the Georgia Wildlife Foundation; Duluth jeweler and MARTA board member Bruce LeVell and former Duluth mayor Shirley Lasseter.