Some still undecided about EBR mayor-president race as Election Day approaches

EBR mayoral candidates face off in debate just weeks before Election Day; many voters remain undecided

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - With Election Day swiftly approaching, there’s still time to get out and cast your vote early.

Early voting runs through Oct. 27 (excluding Sunday).

On Thursday, Oct. 22, WAFB’s Donovan Jackson hit the streets to see what people want out of their next mayor-president in East Baton Rouge Parish.

“I would say for one, education, that would be one of the biggest things, and safety procedures and what not with cops and everything,” said one resident.

“Let the office work with the public more. That’s where you get all your information from is the public,” said another resident.

Mayoral candidates will participate in a debate at Southern University Thursday night. Click here to watch the forum, which begins at 7 p.m.

Watch 9News tonight to find out what that forum will focus on.

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