A series of forums for candidates for Little Rock mayor begins at 6:30 p.m. today at the Dee Brown Library at 6325 Baseline Road and the topic will be economic opportunities.

KUAR public radio is joining the Central Arkansas Library System, the League of Women Voters of Pulaski County and the American Association of University of women in sponsoring the one-hour forums. Sponsors will submit questions as may audience members.


The sessions are free and open to the public.

The five-part series continues at the same time.


* On crime Sept. 17 at the Fletcher library.

* On infrastructure Sept. 24  at the Children’s library.


* On education Oct. 1  at the Thompson library.

* On general issues Oct. 15 at the Ron Robinson Theater.