Peg Bumgardner and Garrett Goebel debated and met with attendees at The Church at Decatur Heights on Sunday, 10/9/2011. The candidates are running to represent District 1 on the City of Decatur School Board. [The election is Tuesday, 11/8. Registered voters can vote early now.] Deanne Thomas of the Decatur Heights Neighborhood organized the event. Vicki Tuttle coordinated for the Church. Geoff Koski, DHS teacher and community voice, moderated. The debate was one hour long, followed by a one hour meet and greet. . This part 1 of 2 is 22 minutes long. It includes Vicki's introduction, the opening and closing statements of both candidates, and a few shots and clips from the meet and greet in the Social Hall.
Part 2, which is 43 minutes long, includes the rest of the debate. It's embedded in the following post.
You can watch the embed, but it's best watched at the Vimeo site at http://vimeo.com/30363127. Anyone is welcome to link to it or embed it. I only ask that you attribute it to Dave Kell and nDECATUR.com.