Feb 15 2007

Shelby to Visit Limestone, Lawrence, Lauderdale, Colbert, and Franklin Counties

U. S. Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) will join the residents of Limestone, Lawrence, Lauderdale, Colbert, and Franklin Counties for his county visits on Monday, February 19, 2007.  The county visits are open to the public.

Meeting Schedule:
Monday, February 19, 2007
Limestone County: 7:30 a.m. CT: Athens Senior Center, 912 West Pryor Street in Athens
Lawrence County: 10:00 a.m. CT: Moulton City Hall, 14220 Court Street in Moulton
Lauderdale County: 12:00 noon CT: Marriott Shoals Conference Center, 800 Cox Creek Parkway South in Florence
Colbert County: 2:00 p.m. CT: Leighton Town Hall, 8900 Main Street in Leighton
Franklin County: 4:00 p.m. CT: Russellville City Hall, 400 Jackson Avenue in Russellville

Sen. Shelby will discuss his legislative agenda for the 110th Congress as well as important issues facing the nation and the state of Alabama.  Following his remarks, Sen. Shelby will open the floor to questions and comments from those in attendance.

Sen. Shelby said, “Over the years, these meetings have provided an excellent opportunity for area residents to listen and voice their opinions on the activities of our government.  This will be a great chance to discuss the important issues facing our state and our nation as the 110th Congress reconvenes.”

Sen. Shelby has held over 1300 county visits since being elected to serve the state of Alabama.  As part of his commitment to Alabamians, Sen. Shelby holds a meeting in each county once a year.

This meeting is open to the public.  Members of the media are encouraged to attend.