Kent First Selectman candidate debate: Oct. 27

KENT — Join Kent Memorial Library and The League of Women Voters in welcoming Kent’s First Selectman candidates to discuss their platforms and plans for Kent Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. on Zoom.

The candidates are:

Jean Speck - Democratic party

Edward Matson - Republican party

Rufus P. de Rham - Petitioning candidate

James E. Rundall - Petitioning candidate

The League will collate and select a series of questions from Kent residents for the candidates to answer.

All questions must be submitted in advance. There will be no live questions from the audience. Questions submitted in person at the library or via email ( will be forwarded to the League of Women Voters.

Those who have no Internet or Zoom access at home, please contact the library.

This event will be moderated by Bibby Veerman of the League of Women Voters of Connecticut.