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Sen. Jim Tomes: Traveling Town Hall Meeting In Posey County

STATEHOUSE (Jan. 26, 2011) - State Sen. Jim Tomes (R-Wadesville) will participate in a traveling 'Meet Your Legislators' event next month in Posey County.

Tomes said the forums will take place on Saturday, Feb. 26, including three one- to two-hour stops at popular venues:

  • 8:30 a.m.: Alexandrian Public Library, 115 W. Fifth St., Mt. Vernon;
  • 11 a.m.: Thrall's Opera House, 612 E. Church St., New Harmony; and
  • 2 p.m.: Poseyville Community Center, 25 W. Fletchall St.

"I'm excited about this unique effort to meet with the residents of my home county," Tomes said. "These forums give me the opportunity to hear their thoughts and help ensure I'm representing our area accurately at the Statehouse."

Tomes said he also has other town hall meetings approaching. All will be conducted in the Browning Meeting Rooms at the Evansville Central Library, located at 200 SE Martin Luther King Blvd.:

  • Saturday, February 19: 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
  • Saturday, March 19: 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
  • Saturday, April 16: 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.

For more information or to share opinions on legislation, Tomes said constituents may contact him via email or by phone at 317-232-9489.