Election day Oct. 19 is getting closer, and voters in the Cowichan-Malahat-Langford riding will have several opportunities to meet hopefuls in their riding.
Sept. 29, 6:30 p.m. the Chemainus Residents Association and the Chemainus and District Chamber of Commerce will hold an all-candidates meeting at Chemainus Secondary School.
Oct. 6, 7 p.m. the Duncan Chamber of Commerce will host an all-candidates meeting at the Cowichan Performing Arts Centre.
Oct. 13, 7 p.m. the Westshore Chamber of Commerce will host a meeting at the Langford Legion, 761 Station Ave.
Oct. 18, 6 p.m. the Cowichan Lake District Chamber of Commerce will host an all candidates meeting at Centennial Hall in Lake Cowichan.
Candidates in the Cowichan-Malahat-Langford riding are:
• Martin Barker, Conservative;
• Paul Cortens, Libertarian;
• Fran Hunt Jinnouchi, Green;
• Alistair MacGregor, NDP;
• Maria Manna, Liberal.