Santa Cruz County Election 2022 weekly update: October 10

Stacks of ballots waiting to be counted at the Santa Cruz County Clerk's office
Stacks of ballots waiting to be counted at the Santa Cruz County Clerk’s office.
(Kevin Painchaud / Lookout Santa Cruz)

Lookout readers:

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Every Monday we’ll send you the Election 2022 updates from the week before including the top headlines, things to note for the week ahead, and upcoming event details.

ICYMI: On the Campaign Trail

Last week, we launched On the Campaign Trail and you’ll find fresh, quick takes on the latest moves and stands. Updated through the day, bookmark the page for the latest developments, news, events and insidery politico doings. We’ll keep the new feature going through the Nov. 8 decision. Campaigns, contact us with the latest news and upcoming events here, and readers, submit letters to the editor here. All ad inquiries to here.

HAPPENING THIS WEEK: First Election Forum on Thursday

Our first election forum of the month begins this Thursday, October 13, at 6 p.m. at the Hotel Paradox. Moderated by Community Voices editor Jody K. Biehl, this first of our three forums features 3rd District County Supervisor candidates Justin Cummings and Shebreh Kalantari-Johnson and Santa Cruz mayor candidates Joy Schendledecker and Fred Keeley. The forum is free, with light refreshments and a cash bar. RSVP here and we’ll save you a seat.


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That’s all for now. We’ll see you next week.
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