2019 Candidate & Issue Forums

2019 Election Forums for Cuyahoga County Local Races

LWV of Greater Cleveland is proud to offer the voters of Cuyahoga County an opportunity to meet, hear, and question candidates. When appropriate, LWV of Greater Cleveland partners with other organizations to present candidate and issue forums.

The League of Women Voters does not endorse or support candidates or political parties. 

Here is a preliminary list of 2019 forums.
All forums are free and open to the public.
Forums are listed alphabetically by municipality or school district. 


Beachwood candidate forum

Thursday, October 10, 7 pm

Candidates for:
Beachwood City Council
Beachwood Board of Education

Location: Beachwood High School, 25100 Fairmount Ave, Beachwood, 44122

Cleveland Heights candidate and issue forums

Thursday, October 3, 7 pm

Candidates for:
Cleveland Heights City Council

Location: Cleveland Heights Community Center, 1 Monticello Blvd, Cleveland Heights 44118.

Cosponsored by FutureHeights

Thursday, October 10, 7 pm

Proposed city charter ballot issue to:
To change city governance from a city manager hired by the city council to a mayor elected by Cleveland Heights voters.

Location: Cleveland Heights High School cafeteria, 13263 Cedar Rd, Cleveland Heights 44118

Chagrin Falls candidate forum

Tuesday, September 24, 7 pm

Candidates for:
Chagrin Falls Board of Education
Chagrin Falls Mayor
Chagrin Falls City Council
Chagrin Falls Township Trustees

Location: Hamlet at Chagrin Falls, 200 Hamlet Hills Drive, Chagrin Falls 44022

Hosted by Hamlet at Chagrin Falls

Lyndhurst candidate forum

See South Euclid-Lyndhurst

Parma candidate forum

Thursday, September 19, 6:30 pm

Candidates for:
Parma Board of Education

Location: Parma Senior High School Auditorium, 6285 West 54th St, Parma 44129

South Euclid-Lyndhurst candidate forum

Wednesday, Oct. 23, 7 pm

Candidates for:
Lyndhurst City Council,
Lyndhurst mayor,
South Euclid City Council,
South Euclid mayor,
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Board of Education

Location: Brush High School, 4875 Glenlyn Rd, Lyndhurst, OH 44124