As part of Charlottesville Tomorrow’s coverage of the 2011 local elections for Charlottesville City Council and the Albemarle Board of Supervisors, we have interviewed each candidate to discuss topics such as their qualifications, transportation, land use, and their priorities.

Excerpts from these interviews will be included in the

2011 Voter Guide

being co-produced with

The Daily Progress

.  This in-depth resource will be mailed to each voting household the week before the election.  In the meantime, we are making available the complete audio recordings and transcripts of our interviews.



for even more detailed information on the candidates including, bios, campaign finance reports, other videos and podcasts.

2011 Charlottesville City Council candidate interview

Candidate: Dede Smith (D)

Download the transcript

On November 8, 2011, voters in the City of Charlottesville go to the polls to elect their representatives to three seats on Charlottesville City Council.  This recording is Brian Wheeler’s September 26, 2011 interview with

Dede Smith (D)

.  Other candidates in this race include:

Scott Bandy (I)


Brandon Collins (I)


Bob Fenwick (I)


Kathleen M. Galvin (D)


Satyendra Huja (D)

, and

Andrew Williams (I)


Listen using player above or download the podcast


Download 20110926-Smith



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