TAYLORSVILLE — The city's incumbent mayor and his challenger for November's election will face off in a debate this week.

Mayor Jerry Rechtenbach and candidate Larry Johnson will debate in the Taylorsville City Council chambers at 7 p.m. Thursday at City Hall, 2600 West Taylorsville Blvd.

The debate will be moderated by Robert Bedont. It is sponsored by the Exchange Club of Taylorsville.