Port Wentworth City Council candidate forum

PORT WENTWORTH, GA (WTOC) - Candidates running for Port Wentworth City Council squared off Thursday night in a debate.

The Chamber of Commerce hosted the event to give candidates an opportunity to address a wide range of issues that affect the community, as well as issues that are vital to the city's future.

"This is such an important event because Port Wentworth is changing. We're growing and we're growing at an exponential rate. It's really important to get the right leadership in here to guide our community because there's going to be a lot of changes in the next couple of years," said Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Trisha Growe.

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