Mayoral Candidates Debate Set for Wednesday

Mayoral Candidates Debate Set for Wednesday

Ocean City mayoral candidates Jay Gillian and Ed Price.

A mayoral candidates debate sponsored by the Democratic and Republican organizations of Ocean City is scheduled for 7 p.m. Wednesday (May 7) in the Bill and Nancy Hughes Performing Arts Center at Ocean City High School.

The two candidates seeking office in the May 13 municipal election will participate. Incumbent Mayor Jay Gillian is running for a second four-year term. Ed Price is running for mayor for the first time.

The event in the Ocean City High School auditorium will include opening and closing statements, along with responses to randomly drawn questions.

A similar debate for City Council candidates was held on April 29 in the same auditorium.