For June 11
48 and 99
Special to the Chronicle
A forum will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, June 11, for candidates for State House District 99 and State Senate District 48.
The forum will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, June 11, at the Greater Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 1020 NE 42nd St.
State Rep. George Young (Dem., 97) has indicated he will seek the District 48 seat now held by State Sen. Anastasia Pitman, who is vacating the seat.
Christine Byrd also filed for the State Senate position as a Democrat.
Willard Linzy filed as a Republican for the position.
Candidates who filed as Democrats for the District 99 seat are Crestha Turner, A. Jay Pittman, Nkem House and Chris Harrison.
There was no Republican to file for the position.
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