Many of the candidates for mayor are expected to attend a forum in Manhattan tonight to discuss the future of education, arts and culture in New York City.
Columbia University’s Teachers College is hosting the event, which is scheduled to begin ay 6 p.m.
News reports say that Democrats Bill de Blasio, John Liu, Bill Thompson, Christine Quinn, Sal Albanese and Erick Salgado are expected to attend. Republicans John Catsimatidis and Joe Lhota; Independent candidate Adolfo Carrion; and possibly others are also expected to attend the forum.
WNYC’s Kurt Andersen and Leonard Lopate will be moderating the event.
The event location is the college’s Joyce Berger Cowin Conference Center, located on Broadway between 120th and 121st streets.
For more mayoral forums and other events visit Gotham Gazette’s calendar.
— Daniel Stein-Sayles