MEMPHIS, Tenn. — WREG hosted a Memphis mayoral debate Sept. 12 at 7 p.m., and you can watch the entire replay here.
Four candidates qualified: Shelby County Sheriff Floyd Bonner, businessman J.W. Gibson, County Commissioner Van Turner and Downtown Memphis Commission President Paul Young.
Who do you think won tonight’s #WREGMayorDebate ?— WREG News Channel 3 (@3onyourside) September 13, 2023
A total of 17 candidates are running in the Oct. 5 election.
There were several requirements to qualify for WREG’s debate — one of them was how the candidate placed in a recent poll conducted for WREG by Emerson College. Five candidates met the qualifications, though Willie Herenton declined to participate.
► WREG released a poll on the mayor’s race Aug. 15. See the results here.
► Find a sample ballot for Memphis voters here.