||August 12: Summer Member Caucuses and Legislators Forum
All TMACOG members are invited to attend a half-day program of caucus sessions and a forum with local legislators on Monday, August 12 from 8 a.m. to noon at Owens Community College in the Audio/Visual Classroom Center.
Following registration and light breakfast, members will meet at 8:30 a.m. for 90-minute caucus sessions with their peer groups: counties, cities, villages, townships, school districts & colleges/universities, special districts & authorities, and non-governmental members. In their sessions, members will discuss common challenges and draft a list of questions or issues for the forum that will follow.
The Legislators Forum begins at 10:30 a.m. State senators and representatives from northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan have been invited to attend the Legislators Forum. These lawmakers will make brief presentations and then the entire panel will take questions. Members are encouraged to participate in open and lively discussion on issues affecting their communities and the region.
There is no fee, but please let us know if you plan to attend. Contact TMACOG Executive Secretary Jennifer Allen at 419.241.9155 ext. 107 by Monday, August 5.
From the 2012 Summer Caucus: Ohio State Representative Teresa Fedor,
47th District; and Rex Damschroder, 81st District.