City Commission Candidate Forum – Tonight October 25 7:00 p.m City Hall

Press Release Submitted by

A.I.F.B.Y Chamber of Commerce and Fernandina Observer

The Amelia Island-Fernandina Beach-Yulee Chamber of Commerce and the Fernandina Observer will sponsor a Fernandina Beach City Commission candidate forum at 7 p.m., Thursday, October 25, in the city commission chambers in City Hall, 204 Ash St.  The public is welcomed to attend.

Moderating the forum and posing questions to the candidates will be Larry D. Myers. Myers served as legislative aide to former state representative Aaron Bean, and for five years served as city manager of Fernandina Beach.  He currently serves on the board of directors for VyStar Credit Union.

Participating in the forum will be Group 4 candidates Ed Boner and Tim Poynter and Group 5 candidates John Campbell Elwell and Pat K. Gass.

The forum may be viewed live on cable television channel 264 and on the City of Fernandina Beach website at, where it also may be viewed later at your convenience.

 The Amelia Island-Fernandina Beach-Yulee Chamber of Commerce is a membership-based association of Nassau County businesses, professional leaders and individuals working together to provide leadership which will aggressively promote and defend responsible economic growth, employment opportunities, government and excellence in education and quality of life. For more information visit

The Fernandina Observer is an on line news blog focusing on news and information that impacts the City of Fernandina Beach.  Our goals are to inform and educate and deliver news and opinions that are thoughtful, and well researched. For more information visit

October 25, 2012 8:38 a.m.