Pastors host Shreveport mayoral forum

7 Shreveport mayoral hopefuls discuss population, businesses, schools

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - A forum featuring seven of Shreveport’s eight mayoral candidates was held Tuesday night at Praise Temple Full Gospel Baptist Cathedral, 4725 Greenwood Road.

“This mayoral forum will create an opportunity for our parishioners to ask the questions about the issues that most concern them as citizens and get answers that will help them make an informed decision concerning their choice for the next mayor of Shreveport,” organizers said.

Pastors hosting Shreveport mayoral forum
(Source: Bubba Kneipp/KSLA News 12)

The candidates who participated are Tremecious Dixon, Steven Jackson, Adrian Perkins, Jeron Rogers, Lee O. Savage Jr., Jim Talliafaro and Mayor Ollie Tyler.

Also vying for the office is Anna Marie Arpino.

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KSLA News 12 Anchor Domonique Benn served as moderator of the forum.

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