The 3rd District Judicial Nominating Commission will nominate candidates to replace retiring Judge Raymond S. Uno when it convenes Wednesday, Oct. 17, at 3 p.m.

The meeting will be at the Administrative Office of the Courts, 230 S. 500 East, Suite 300.The first part of the meeting is open to the public. The commission will accept public comment on issues facing the state's judicial system and how the system should be improved. Following the public hearing, the commission will meet in a a closed-door session to select three judicial candidates for Uno's post.

The candidates' names will be sent to Gov. Norm Bangerter, who will then select one. People interested in appearing before the commission should contact the Administrative Office of the Courts at 533-6371 for an appointment.