The three Democratic candidates for mayor of Buffalo will participate in a debate at the Burchfield Penney Art Center from 7 to 8:30 p.m. today.
Mayor Byron W. Brown, Erie County Legislator Betty Jean Grant and city Comptroller Mark Schroeder will field questions on critical issues ranging from education and economic development to workforce diversity and making sure all segments of the city share in Buffalo’s growth.
The debate will be moderated by Al Vaughters of WIVB-TV with questions from members of the the Buffalo Association of Black Journalists. Audience members also will be able to submit written questions.
The debate will be broadcast live on WNLO-TV, Channel 23.
Burchfield Penney is located at 1300 Elmwood Ave.