Friday, September 18, 2015

Greene County Presiding Commissioner to Embark on “Re-envisioning Government” Listening Tour

Springfield, MO – Bob Cirtin, Greene County Presiding Commissioner, is focused on getting to know the citizens of Greene County. To accomplish such, he will embark on a town hall type meeting tour throughout the county, titled “Re-envisioning Government”.

“This is my first year as the Presiding Commissioner of Greene County, and a main focus of mine is meeting citizens and sharing with them my vision for the county and listening to their concerns,” said Cirtin. “Our citizens are our most important asset, and I want them to know that their voice is heard and that their input is valuable to me and my fellow Commissioners.”

The “Re-envisioning Government” tour stops will be held from 7:00 pm-8:30 pm.

* September 21: Ash Grove Library – Community Room – 101 E. Main St., Ash Grove
* September 22: Willard Library – Community Room – 304 E. Jackson St., Willard
* September 29: Walnut Grove City Hall – Recreation Center – 101 S. Washington Ave.,  Walnut Grove
* October 1: Fair Grove Library – Community Room – 81 S. Orchard Blvd., Fair Grove
* October 5: Republic Library – Large Community Room – 821 N. Lindsey Ave., Republic
* October 6: Strafford Library – Community Room – 101 S. State Hwy 125, Strafford

Light refreshments will be served at each location. No registration is required. The meeting agenda will begin with a brief introduction by Presiding Commissioner Cirtin and then include a time for open discussion in which citizens can ask questions about the county, Voice their concerns or share their input on ways to enhance or improve the county’s services.

Supporters of Greene County Extension are being asked to attend one of these special Commissioner events listed below and express their support for Greene County Extension and our programs.