(NASHVILLE, Tenn.), May 22, 2013 — State Senator Janice Bowling (R-Tullahoma) announced today that she will be holding monthly “listening meetings” in every county in the 16th Senatorial District in order to meet with local citizens and hear their concerns regarding issues before the State Legislature. The monthly meetings begin on Tuesday and will continue through November with other times and dates to be announced.
“The General Assembly is facing decisions that affect all of us on many important issues during the next legislative session like our state budget, jobs, education, and public safety,” said Senator Bowling. “I want to be open and available to hear from area citizens about these and other important issues before us, as well as offer any assistance with state government agencies.”
The first meetings are as follows:
Tuesday, May 28, 2013, from 9:00 to 10:00 am CST at the Courthouse in Jasper in the Conference Room
Tuesday, May 28, 2013, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm CST at the Courthouse in Dunlap.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013, from 9:00 to 10:00 am CST at the Courthouse in Altamont in the Conference Room.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm CST at the Franklin County Annex in Winchester in the Community Room.
Van Buren County
Thursday, May 30, 2013, from 9:00 to 10:00 am CST at the Spencer City Hall.
Thursday, May 30, 2013, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm CST at the Warren County Administrative Building Courtroom.
Monday, June 3, 2013 from 9:00 to 10:00 am CST at the Manchester City Hall
Monday, June 3, 2013 from 1:00 to 2:00 pm CST at the Tullahoma City Hall Conference Room.
“The 16th district belongs to the people and I want to make sure that their voice and their values are heard in Nashville. I am looking forward to listening to our local citizens’ views on how we can make our state a better place to live,” she concluded.