Feb 28 2013

Shelby to Address Mobile Area Residents

Since his first election to the Senate in 1986, U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) has visited each of Alabama’s 67 counties every year.  Shelby will join Mobile area residents on Saturday, March 9, 2013 and Monday, March 11, 2013 in the following counties:


Saturday, March 9, 2013


Baldwin County

‘Meet & Greet’ Coffee

Time: 8:00 AM

Location: Cheryl's Café and Market

Address: 322 Spanish Fort Blvd, Spanish Fort, Alabama


Escambia County

‘Meet & Greet’ Coffee

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: The Coffee House

Address: 112 West Ridgeley Street, Atmore, Alabama


Conecuh County

Private Industry Tour

Time: 11:30 AM

Location: Conecuh Sausage

Address: 200 Industrial Park, Evergreen, Alabama

**Not open to public—Media welcome to attend**


Monroe County

‘Meet & Greet’ Lunch

Time: 1:00 PM

Location: Bee Hive

Address: 11 West Claiborne Street, Monroeville, Alabama

**Contact Sandy Smith to pre-order lunch at 251-743-2879**


Clarke County

Private Industry Tour

Time: 3:00 PM

Location: Louisiana Pacific Plant

Address: 1205 Rural Rd. Thomasville, Alabama

**Not open to public—Media welcome to attend**


Monday, March 11, 2013


Mobile County

Chamber Breakfast

Time: 7:30 AM

Location: Renaissance Riverview Plaza

Address: 64 South Water Street, Mobile, Alabama

**Tickets are $25 for members and $35 for non-members.  Please contact Carolyn Hunt at chunt@mobilechamber.com or 251-431-8621 for ticket reservations.  For those who do not wish to purchase a ticket for breakfast, there will be additional seating for the public.**


Senator Shelby will address the legislative agenda for the first session of the 113th Congress as well as important issues facing the nation and the state of Alabama.  Following his remarks, Senator Shelby will open the floor to questions and comments from those in attendance. 

“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,” said Shelby.  “This will be a great chance to discuss the important issues facing our state and our nation.”

                                                                                                               The meetings are open to the public and members of the media are encouraged to attend. 

For more information on Senator Shelby’s county visits, please view a new video on the homepage of his website: www.shelby.senate.gov.***