City candidates attending last week’s forum at Marysville City Building were, from left, Carla Grund, Jason Barnes, Bill Phillipi, Darlene Boss and Keith Beikman.

Taxes, financial strategies, road improvements and wages received attention from City Council and mayoral candidates during last Thursday’s candidate forum.

The event, which drew about 70 people, was sponsored by KNDY Radio and the Advocate. It was moderated by KNDY owner Bruce Dierking and Marysville High School freshman Ariona Miller.