MP hosts community forums

By Contributor
February 17th, 2010

BC Southern Interior MP Alex Atamanenko will be hosting more in a series of “MP Community Forums”. Elected officials from other levels of government will join Atamanenko in an open panel presentation to constituents on their latest hot topics, followed by an open discussion, with questions and comments sought from residents.

On Feb. 18, the Forum will be held at the Warfield Community Hall at 7 to 9 p.m. for Warfield and Rossland area residents.(Castlegar residents are welcome).

Atamanenko will be joined on the panel by:
Katrine Conroy, MLA for Kootenay West
Jim Nelson, Mayor of Warfield
Greg Granstrom, Mayor of Rossland
Kathy Wallace, RDKB Director for Rossland, and
Bert Crockett, RDKB Director for Warfield.

Atamanenko thanked the Village of Warfield and administrator Vince Morelli for helping to organize the evening event and for providing refreshments for the evening.

On  Feb. 19, the MP Community Forum will be held at the Beaverdell Community Hall at 6:30 p.m. for Beaverdell and area residents. Atamanenko will be joined by RDKB Area E Director Bill Baird. Refreshments will also be served, and Atamanenko thanked for her help in organizing the evening.

“I have found these forums to be very useful and would like to thank my elected colleagues for agreeing to take part,” stated Atamanenko. “I invite all citizens of these communities and their surrounding areas to attend, and bring their questions, concerns and comments. I look forward to a good discussion and sharing of ideas.”



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