Lee's Summit Chamber hosting panel for those interested in public office

The Lee’s Summit Chamber is hosting a candidate panel about Running for Public Office from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26 at The Gamber Center, 4 SE Independence Ave.

Former elected officials will answer a number of questions regarding public office including expectations, commitments, conflicts and more. While the event will be moderated, questions from the audience are allowed. This is a non-partisan panel that will not discuss certain issues, but focus on the basic questions of running for and serving in public office. Information about filing dates and qualifications also will be available.

The event is free and open to the public. Contact Matt Baird, director of business and governmental relations, for details at 816.524.2424.