League of Women Voters & Senior Activities Association Candidates’ Forum: Port of Shelton

The League of Women Voters of Mason County and the Mason County Senior Activities Association held a candidates’ forum Tuesday afternoon at the Mason County Senior Activities Center at the Pavilion in Shelton. This forum featured the candidates running for Port of Shelton Commission, Shelton Mayor, Shelton City Commission of Finance & Accounting, and the Shelton School Board.

tom & sueFirst up were the candidates for Port of Shelton Commission: incumbent Tom Wallitner and Sue Patterson. After the usual opening statements, the candidates were asked three questions.

The first question: What new businesses you think should be proposed or investigated for the Port?

The second question: What should the Port be doing to improve the waterfront and the area around the marina?

The final question: Could you differentiate between you and your opposition?


The Shelton-Mason County Chamber of Commerce, Hood Canal Communications, and MasonWebTV.com are holding another candidates’ forum 6 PM Thursday night at the Student Union Building (SUB) at the Shelton High School. Everyone is welcome to attend and get your questions answered. The forum will be streamed live on MasonWebTV.com and Hood Canal Communications’ HCC.net.

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