Rep. Kathleen Clyde To Host Town Hall Tour Across Portage County
7 stops for residents to hear a State Budget & Statehouse update
August 18, 2015
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State Rep. Kathleen Clyde (D-Kent) will host a Town Hall Tour in Portage County on August 24, 25, 31and September 1. The Kent lawmaker will give an update on the state’s biennial budget and important issues affecting the district. She will also spend time listening to citizens’ ideas, concerns and feedback.

This tour is an opportunity for Rep. Clyde to better understand the issues that are most important to the people she represents while visiting with them directly in their home communities. All are welcome to attend.

The schedule for Rep Clyde’s Town Hall Tour is the following:

  • Streetsboro - August 24 at 5:00 p.m. at the Streetsboro City Hall (9184 State Route 43, Streetsboro, OH 44241)

  • Kent - August 24 at 7:00 p.m. at the Kent Free Library (312 W. Main St, Kent, OH 44240)

  • Southeast Portage - August 25 at 5:00 p.m. at Southeast High School (8423 Tallmadge Rd, Palmyra, OH 44266)

  • Ravenna - August 25 at 7:00 p.m. at the Reed Memorial Library (167 East Main Street, Ravenna, OH 44266)

  • Atwater\Randolph - August 31 at 7:30 p.m. at the Atwater Town Hall (1199 OH-183 Atwater, OH 44201)

  • Brimfield\Suffield – September 1 at 5:00 p.m. at the Brimfield Town Hall (1333 Tallmadge Rd, Brimfield, OH 44240)

  • Rootstown – September 1 at 7:00 p.m. at the NEOMED NEW Center (4209 St. Rt. 44, Rootstown, OH 44272)

Rep. Clyde represents the 75th Ohio House District, serving Kent, Ravenna, Streetsboro, and central and southern Portage County.  

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