Local residents and business leaders can hear from state legislators and get a look ahead at the 2020 legislative session at the annual Eggs & Issues event Dec. 12.
The event, hosted by the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce, will feature all of Hall County’s delegation in the Georgia General Assembly:
State Sen. Butch Miller, 49th District
State Sen. John Wilkinson, 50th District
State Rep. Lee Hawkins, 27th District
State Rep. Matt Dubnik, 29th District
State Rep. Emory Dunahoo Jr., 30th District
State Rep. Timothy Barr, 103rd District
Some issues to be discussed include transportation, jobs, workforce development, education, health care, water and taxes.
"The issues that have been identified prior to the legislative session have a direct impact on our community,” Kit Dunlap, president and CEO of the chamber, said in a statement. “We need to better understand the issues, as well as have an understanding of our legislators’ positions on these important issues.”
The 2020 legislative session for the Georgia General Assembly will begin Jan. 13.
Eggs & Issues is open to the public and includes a buffet breakfast. Admission is $40 for chamber members, $50 for nonmembers and $400 for a reserved table of eight.
Reservations are required. To make a reservation, contact Gerri Collins with the chamber at email@example.com or 770-532-6206, ext. 106.
Eggs & Issues
What: Meet with elected officials and hear about upcoming legislative session
When: 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 12
Where: Ramsey Conference Center at Lanier Technical College, 2535 Lanier Tech Drive, Gainesville
How much: $40 for Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce members; $50 for nonmembers; $400 table of eightMake a reservation: Gerri Collins, 770-532-6206, ext. 106, firstname.lastname@example.org or go to the chamber website