Candidate forums will soon be blooming all across Garden Grove.
At Tuesday’s meeting, the Garden Grove City Council gave its approval to forums at two city-owned facilities.
The council voted to allow the Vietnamese Interfaith Council to host such an event at the Courtyard Center in the Village Green Park on Saturday, Oct. 6, from 1-5 p.m.
Additionally, it gave approval to the Garden Grove Chamber of Commerce to hold its candidate forum at the Community Meeting Center on Wednesday, Oct. 1o from 6-9:30 p.m.
A third forum, organized by the Central Garden Grove Neighborhood Association, will be held at 12361 Meade St. on Oct. 6 at 3 p.m.
At a short meeting that lasted a little over half an hour, the council also approved a resolution on behalf of the Vietnam War Museum of America to the U.S. Army asking for the loan of a “Huey” helicopter. Funds are now being raised to build the museum in a former car dealership in Harbor Boulevard.