The Holyoke Municipal Election Day is Tuesday, November 7th, 2017. As a way to provide information to the public about the candidates for the City Council and Mayoral Election, we are featuring a series of interviews with candidates that have been certified by the Holyoke City Clerk.

This is the Series “Know Your Candidates”.

On these interviews, the candidates will have the opportunity to present their platform, motivations to serve, and their background, in order to provide an open perspective of themselves as candidates to be elected or re-elected, and allowing the public to have a more informed decision when voting on November 7th, 2017.

All certified candidates have equal opportunity to participate in this series.

The radioplasma podcast does not support or oppose any candidate for public office. This is a nonpartisan, independent media outlet, dedicated to promoting a peace culture, embrace diversity, conversations, sharing of opinions and ideas, and ensure diverse voices are represented in our media.


CANDIDATES AND EVENTS FEATURED:

FOR MAYOR

HOLYOKE HERALD MAYORAL CANDIDATES FORUM AND LIVE BROADCASTING AT THE SHEVLIN STUDIO IN THE HOLYOKE HIGH SCHOOL- OCT 24th, 2017

MAYORAL CANDIDATES FORUM AT THE COUNCIL ON AGING – OCT. 23rd, 2017

ALEX B MORSE – MAYOR RUNNING FOR RE-ELECTION

JASON FERREIRA – MAYORAL CANDIDATE

HOLYOKE MAYORAL CANDIDATES FORUM AT EL MERCADO – SEPT. 20th, 2017

MICHAEL THOMAS SICILIANO – FORMER MAYORAL CANDIDATE (INTERVIEW MADE PREVIOUS TO THE SEPTEMBER 26TH. PRELIMINARY ELECTION)


FOR CITY COUNCIL AT-LARGE 

AT-LARGE CITY COUNCILORS CANDIDATES FORUM AT THE COUNCIL ON AGING – OCT. 16th, 2017

DEBORAH ALOISI – CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATE AT-LARGE


FOR CITY COUNCIL WARDS

GLADYS LEBRON-MARTINEZ – CITY COUNCILWOMAN CANDIDATE FOR RE-ELECTION, WARD1

JUAN SANCHEZ – CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATE FOR WARD 1


NELSON ROMAN – CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATE FOR RE-ELECTION, WARD 2

J’ANTHONY SMITH – CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATE , WARD 2


DAVID BARTLEY – CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATE FOR RE-ELECTION, WARD 3

ANNE THALHEIMER – FORMER CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATE, WARD 3 (INTERVIEW MADE PREVIOUS TO THE SEPTEMBER 26TH. PRELIMINARY ELECTION)


JOSSIE VALENTIN – WARD 4 CITY COUNCILWOMAN, UNCONTESTED


JUAN ANDERSON-BURGOS – CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATE, WARD 6

JAMES BRUNAULT – CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATE, WARD 6


SO, DO YOU KNOW YOUR CANDIDATES?