Feb 15 2007

Shelby to Visit Walker, Fayette, Tuscaloosa, Hale, and Marengo Counties

U. S. Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) will join the residents of Walker, Fayette, Tuscaloosa, Hale, and Marengo Counties for his county visits on¬ Tuesday, February 20, 2007.  The county visits are open to the public.

Meeting Schedule:
Tuesday, February 20, 2007
Walker County: 7:30 a.m. CT: Community Health System Building Activity Room, 204 19th Street East, Suite 100 in Jasper.
Fayette County: 10:00 a.m. CT: 530 Temple Avenue North in Fayette.
Tuscaloosa County: 12:00 noon CT: Four Points Sheraton, 320 Paul Bryant Drive in Tuscaloosa.
Hale County: 2:00 p.m. CT: Greensboro City Hall, 1101 Main Street in Greensboro.
Marengo County: 4:00 p.m. CT: Linden City Hall, 211 North Main Street in Linden.

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.