Holyoke mayoral candidates debate on 22News

Watch the full debate below

CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – There is only a week to go until voters in cities across Massachusetts will head to the polls, and 22News is Working For You with a series of debates allowing you to hear from local mayoral candidates.

Monday afternoon, the candidates for mayor of Holyoke- incumbent Mayor Alex Morse and challenger Jay Ferreira- were at our 22News studios to talk about issues important to voters in the “Paper City.”

Morse is running for this fourth term as mayor. Ferreira is a former Holyoke city councilor.

The debate was held in Lincoln-Douglas style, meaning that the candidates answered questions posed to them by their opponent.

In case you missed it, the debate is posted in its entirety above.

Here is the schedule of remaining debates on 22News (all times are 12:30 P.M.):

    • Wednesday, November 1: Easthampton debate between Nicole LaChapelle and Joy Winnie
    • Thursday, November 2: Agawam debate between William Sapelli and James Cichetti
    • Friday, November 3:  Northampton debate between Mayor David Narkewicz and John Riley