10/24/2013 01:29 EDT | Updated 12/24/2013 05:12 EST

Plateau mayoral candidates square off at debate tonight

The four main candidates in the race for mayor of the Plateau-Mont-Royal borough will face-off tonight in a debate focused on student issues and borough politics. 

The event, hosted by several student groups including the Concordia Student Union, starts at 7 p.m. and will be moderated by CBC Montreal's Thomas Daigle. 

The candidates participating include:

- David Côté (Vrai Changement pour Montreal)

- Luc Ferrendez (Projet Montréal)

- Gilbert Thibodeau (Équipe Denis Coderre )

- Piper Huggins (Coalition Montréal)

The event takes place at the D.B. Clarke Theatre and is free for all students and faculty.

Admission for community members is $5.