The San Mateo Area Chamber of Commerce is coordinating a candidates forum for the San Mateo City Council 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 16 at San Mateo City Hall. The candidates for three open seats on the council are Joe Goethals, Josh Hugg, David Lim, Robert Ross and Karen Schmidt. City Hall is at 330 W. 20th Ave.
In the Millbrae City Council race, candidate Doug Radtke raised $1,950 and spent $1,834.82 on campaign paraphernalia, office expenses, campaign literature and mailings and other items. He loaned himself $600. Noteable contributions included $1,000 from the Libertarian Party of California,according to campaign filing statements for the period of July 1 to Sept. 21.