COLUMBUS—State Representative Robert Sprague (R-Findlay) today released details of the first public roundtable of the Speaker’s Task Force on Heroin, Opioids, Prevention, Education, and Safety (H.O.P.E.S.). The task force will travel around the state to hear from other officials and the public to get feedback and new policy ideas on how to address the opioid addiction crisis. The roundtable will last for approximately one hour, followed by a thirty-minute question and feedback session with individuals from the public that are interested in attending.

WHO:                  State Representative Robert Sprague, Chair
                           State Representative Theresa Gavarone (R-Bowling Green)
                           Members of the Speaker’s Task Force on H.O.P.E.S.
                           Other public officials
                           Local advocates
WHERE:             Bowling Green State University
                         Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) Building, Ron Dye Conference Room
                         750 North College Drive
                         Bowling Green, Ohio 43402

WHEN:                Thursday, September 14th at 1:00 p.m.

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