Hilton Head mayoral candidates square off at forum

With three weeks until the Nov. 2 nonpartisan general election, candidates running for mayor of Hilton Head Island worked to distinguish themselves from one another other at a Tuesday night forum at Hilton Head Island High School.

The League of Women Voters of Hilton Head Island, Hilton Head Monthly and the Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce sponsored the forum.

About 150 attended.

For the first time in 15 years, voters will elect a new mayor to fill an open seat.

The seven candidates: