Feb 15 2007

CANCELLED: Shelby to Visit Butler, Lowndes, Dallas, Autauga, and Chilton Counties

U. S. Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) will join the residents of Butler, Lowndes, Dallas, Autauga, and Chilton Counties for his county visits on Saturday, February 17, 2007.  The county visits are open to the public.

Meeting Schedule:
Saturday, February 19, 2007
Butler County: 7:30 a.m. CT: YMCA, 177 Academy Drive in Greenville
Lowndes County: 10:00 a.m. CT: First Lowndes Bank, 40 Lafayette Street East in Hayneville
Dallas County: 12:00 noon CT: Bearden Cafeteria at Craig Field Industrial Park, 198 5th Street in Selma
Autauga County: 2:00 p.m. CT: Prattville Area Chamber of Commerce Building, 131 North Court Street in Prattville
Chilton County: 4:00 p.m. CT: City Hall, 502 2nd Avenue in Clanton

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.