Hear Anchorage mayoral candidates discuss youth issues in this virtual forum

On Tuesday, April 6, Anchorage voters will choose the city’s next mayor. That person will face the continued COVID-19 pandemic, a struggling economy, and other new and legacy city issues.

In this forum, Anchorage mayoral candidates answer questions from non-profit organizations about how they would respond to various children and youth related problems in the city.

This forum was presented by Alaska Children’s Trust

Ballotpedia: Anchorage 2021 mayoral election
Alaska Children’s Trust

BROADCAST: Sunday, March 14, 2021

RECORDED: Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021 via video conference


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Ammon Swenson is Alaska Public Media’s Audio Media Content Producer. He was born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska. He graduated from UAA in 2018 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and integrated media. He’s previously worked for KRUA radio, the Anchorage Press, and The Northern Light.

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