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Candidate Forums for Torrance June 7, 2022 Election Meet the Candidates - Hear the Issues

Please plan to vote in the 2022, June 7th election in Torrance. There will be early voting and ballots should be received in early May. There are a number of offices & issues on the ballot.

The positions of Mayor, City Clerk, City Treasurer, three City Council seats, (Council seat for Old Torrance is not up this time) are up for re-election in addition to the sales tax.

The election is Tuesday, June 7th, 2022.

This is the YouTube video of the Candidate Forum co-hosted by OTNA and the North Torrance Neighborhood Associations from April 14th. It takes a minute or so for the actual video to begin; be patient. This forum is for Mayor, Treasurer and info about the proposed 1/2 cent sales tax initiative.

See this list of upcoming candidate election forum dates to learn more about the candidates.

The Torrance Southwood & West Torrance Homeowners Association Candidate Forum held on Thursday, April 21, 2022 was not only live streamed but it was recorded. You can view it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eLMEqAVlWH4

Shortly after the League of Women Voter's Candidate Forum on Tuesday, May 3, 2022, the video will be made available to see on the LWVTA YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyx2A7kIq3xu75Yub3J83pQ

The links below are also available on the OTNA website on the Community Issues & Affairs page:

OTNA Celebrates its 3rd Annual Easter NOT in El Prado Park Easter Sunday, April 17, 2022
Do the Wave with Mr. & Mrs. Bun - Easter Morning

What: Old Torrance Neighborhood Assoc.Celebrates its 3rd Annual . . .Easter NOT in El Prado Park
Date: Easter Sunday, April 17, 2022
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Mr. & Mrs. Bun invite you to hop up to your front window, front porch or front lawn on Easter morning and "do the wave!" The long-eared duo will be waving to their friends and fans from inside Fred's Fat Fender Ford. There will be no egg hunt, no candy, no photo ops with Mr. Bun - just good ol' fashioned socially-distanced FUN of waving to the Bunsters on Easter morning!

The Bunnymobile will start on Post Avenue at 10:00 AM and work its way around the center of Old Torrance. See attached flyer which includes the route at the bottom.

See the flyer and the route for this event.

OTNA and North Torrance Neighborhood Association Co-Host Candidate Forum

When: Thursday, April 14th, 7:00 - 9:00 PM - Forum will begin at 7:00pm

Where: North Torrance High School - Library
3820 W 182nd St (between Prairie and Yukon)
Torrance, CA 90504

Office: Mayor, City Clerk and City Treasurer

Cost: Free and open to the public

Sponsors/Hosts: Co-Sponsored by North Torrance Neighborhood Association and OTNA

For More Info and any last minute update: See:

Notes: Seats are limited and are on a first come-first serve basis

This is a the YouTube video of this forum. It takes a minute or so for the actual video to begin; be patient.

Wednesday Night, March 23rd, the first Torrance candidate forum will now be via Zoom and not at South High School.


Candidate Forum - March 23 - new venue - ZOOM

Posted on March 21, 2022 by Riviera Homeowners Assoc.

The candidate forum previously scheduled for the South High cafeteria will instead be held via Zoom, so you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home. You will still have a chance to submit questions via chat, so sharpen up your typing skills.

To access the meeting:

Please click the link below to join the webinar:


Webinar ID: 876 3090 4098
Passcode: 90505
Or One tap mobile :
US: +16699006833,,87630904098#,,,,*90505# or +12532158782,,87630904098#,,,,*90505#

Celebrating California Arbor Week with City of Torrance and OTNA

Date: Saturday, March 12, 2022
Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Where: Grass area at Border and Dominguez Streets, 90501 (near Van Ness)
What: Plant 17 trees to celebrate California Arbor Week in partnership with the City of Torrance
FREE & Volunteer Opportunity: No cost, please volunteer your time and muscle. Please also let us borrow any shovels.
Snacks - will be provided

In partnership with the City of Torrance, OTNA will celebrate California Arbor Week by planting 17 trees. The city will supply the trees and all the materials. Please help to gather as many shovels as you can and make sure to bring your own shovel, (if you have one - or please borrow one or more if you can).

See the YouTube video from the City of Torrance, Proclamation! California Arbor Week CELEBRATION! March 7 - 14, 2022 in The City of Torrance. See the Torrance CitiCABLE video.

green space at Border and Dominguez

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