SCOPE plans Meet the Candidates event August 26

Staff Writer
The Chronicle Express

Yates County Chapter of SCOPE is holding its 15th annual “Meet the Candidates” pig roast Aug. 26 at the Firemen’s Field in Penn Yan. The event will run from 3 to 6 p.m. with the pig roast dinner being served at 4 p.m. Expected to attend are Yates County Republican District Attorney candidates incumbent Yates County DA Valerie Gardner and Steuben County ADA Todd Casella; several Yates County Legislature candidates; Supreme Court Judge candidate Hon. John B. Gallagher, Jr.; along with other county and town candidates. State Sen. Tom O’Mara, Assemblyman Phil Palmesano and Congressman Tom Reed will be in attendance.

Also expected are 2018 candidates for Governor and Congressman from both Democrat and Republican parties.

Tickets are $20 each which includes a drawing for a CVA muzzle loader. They are available on a presale basis by calling 585-554-6868.  There may be limited tickets available at the door.