Feb 05 2007

Shelby to Visit Choctaw, Washington, Clarke, Monroe, Wilcox, and Montgomery Counties

U. S. Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) will join the residents of Choctaw, Washington, Clarke, Monroe, Wilcox, and Montgomery Counties for his county visits on¬ Saturday, February 10, 2007 and Monday, February 12, 2007.  The county visits are open to the public.

Meeting Schedule:
Saturday, February 10, 2007

Choctaw County: 7:30 a.m. CT: Choctaw County Senior Citizens Center, 110 Tom OrrDrive in Butler
Washington County: 10:00 a.m. CT: Chatom Town Hall, 27 Cochran Avenue in Chatom
Clarke County: 12:00 noon CT: Gloria’s Café, 135 South Jackson Street in Grove Hill
Monroe County: 2:00 p.m. CT: Monroeville City Hall, 125 East Claiborne Street in Monroeville
Wilcox County: 5:45 p.m. CT: Alabama Tombigbee Regional Commission Building, 107 Broad Street in Camden


Monday, February 12, 2007
Montgomery County: 7:30 a.m. CT: RSA Activity Center. 201 Dexter Avenue in Montgomery

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.