Utica, NY (WIBX) - A "Meet The Candidates" Forum featuring the candidates for the 116th District State Assembly seat is taking place on Thursday night.It will be held from 7:00 to 8:00 in the Alumni College Center at Mohawk Valley Community College in Utica.

Republican Greg Johnson and Democrat Anthony Brindisi will be there to share their views and take questions from the public.

The forum is sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Utica-Rome Area, the Resource Center for Independent Living and the American Association of University Women.

Johnson and Brindisi will meet in a Special Election on Primary Day, September 13th.