Agawam mayoral candidates debate on 22News

Debate held at 12:30 p.m.

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

Thursday afternoon, the candidates for mayor of Agawam- former Superintendent of Schools Bill Sapelli and City Council President Jimmy Cichetti- came to our 22News studios to talk about issues important to voters in Agawam.

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

The debate can be viewed in its entirety in the video above.

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

  • Friday, November 3:  Northampton debate between Mayor David Narkewicz and John Riley