WFPL to Host Metro Council Debate

WFPL is hosting a debate featuring the candidates for the Louisville Metro Council’s District 1 seat.

The debate will be in the Louisville Public Media performance studio on May 15th at 6pm. It will be hosted by WFPL’s Political Editor Phillip M. Bailey and LEO Weekly’s Anne Marshall.

Candidates who will attend include:

  • Incumbent Attica Woodson Scott
  • Rosa Macklin
  • James Ponder
  • Steven Colston

The other two candidates have been invited and we are awaiting their response. All of the candidates are in Democratic primary, which is May 22nd. No Republican is vying for the seat.

The event is open to the public and to the press.

Our address is 619 S. 4th St. Louisville, KY 40202

UPDATE: James Ponder announced Friday he has dropped out of the District 1 race.