William Paterson University will host an authorized gubernatorial election at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 18 in the Shea Center for Performing Arts on the university’s Wayne campus.

The debate will be broadcast live by WCBS-TV (New York), KYW-TV (Philadelphia), WCBS Radio (New York), WINS Radio (New York) and KYW Radio (Philadelphia); the CBS broadcast will be streamed on Facebook Live and via the websites of The Record and its sister Gannett New Jersey newspaper sites across the state. The broadcast will be simulcast in Spanish on CBS affiliates, and an SAP option will be offered.

The debate will be moderated by Kristine Johnson, co-anchor of WCBS-TV in New York.

The media panel will include Jessica Dean, co-anchor of WKYW-TV in Philadelphia, and Alfred Doblin, the editorial page editor of The Record, who also served on the media panels in 2013 and 2009.