Legislative Forum to be Held February 4th

OTTUMWA-On Saturday February 4th, there will be a Legislative Forum at Bridgeview Center beginning at 9:30 AM

 

Legislative Issues such as Gun Safety, de funding Planned Parenthood, voter ID cards and post-election audits, water quality /the bottle bill are expected to be asked of the Legislators.  Senators Mark Chelgren, and Ken Rozenboom, Representatives Mary Gaskill and Larry Sheets all said they would participate.

 

The public is invited to educate the legislators regarding issues that are of specific interest to our community.

Legislators will be able to update the public on their actions and their plans for legislation in this Legislative session.

 

League Forums use a structured format to encourage the maximum participation of audience members while assuring that elected officials and constituents are treated fairly and with respect.

 

The Greater Ottumwa Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Ottumwa Area Chamber of Commerce and the local League of Women Voters are co-sponsoring this Forum. There is no cost.  The building is accessible with ample parking.