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Grassley to hold meetings in 18 Counties

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Sen. Chuck Grassley
WASHINGTON -- Senator Chuck Grassley will be in Buena Vista, Calhoun, Cherokee, Clay, Dickinson, Emmet, Humboldt, Ida, Lyon, O'Brien, Osceola, Palo Alto, Plymouth, Pocahontas, Sac, Sioux, Webster, and Woodbury counties March 21 through 24.

He will hold town meetings, tour and meet with employees at an Iowa business, speak with service club members, discuss issues with high school students, and tour a rural health care provider network site.

Grassley has held a constituent meeting in every one of Iowa's 99 counties every year that he has represented Iowans in the United States Senate.

He was first elected in 1980.

"Face-to-face meetings are an important way for me to hear directly from Iowans. I want to know people's concerns, hear their ideas and answer their questions. Representative democracy depends on this kind of open communication.

I'm one half of the equation, and my constituents are the other half. I work for them, and I need their input and feedback," Grassley said.

Details of Grassley's schedule are below. Grassley will be available for media interviews for approximately 15 minutes following each event, except the Hawarden Hospital Foundation banquet.

Grassley is a guest at the events that are not town meetings. Please contact the organizations for additional information, in those cases.

Monday, March 21

10 a.m. -- 11 a.m. Humboldt County Town Meeting

County Courthouse, Lower Room, 203 Main Street, Dakota City

11:45 a.m. -- 12:45 p.m. Meet with Fort Dodge Rotary

Best Western Starlite Village, Large Dining Room, 1518 Third Avenue N.W., Fort Dodge

2:15 p.m. -- 3:15 p.m. Pocahontas County Town Meeting

Public Library, 273 North Third Street, Laurens

4:45 p.m. -- 5:45 p.m. Calhoun County Town Meeting

Public Library, Meeting Room, 110 East Washington Street, Lake City

6:30 p.m. -- 7:30 p.m. Sac County Town Meeting

City Hall, Council Chambers, 108 Boyer Street, Wall Lake

Tuesday, March 22

7 a.m. -- 8 a.m. Meet with Alta Kiwanis

Wel-Life Assisted Living, 705 West Seventh Street, Alta

9:15 a.m. -- 10:15 a.m. Cherokee County Town Meeting

Community Center, 235 Main Street, Aurelia

11:15 a.m. -- 12:15 p.m. O'Brien County Town Meeting

County Courthouse, Assembly Room, 155 South Hayes Avenue, Primghar

1:45 p.m. -- 2:45 p.m. Tour Avera eCare at Osceola Community Hospital

600 Ninth Avenue North, Sibley

4 p.m. -- 5 p.m. Lyon County Town Meeting

Community Center, Meeting Room, 103 South Main Street, Inwood

6 p.m. -- 8 p.m. Speak at Hawarden Hospital Foundation Banquet

Community Center, Banquet Hall, 1150 Central Avenue, Hawarden

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

8 a.m. -- 9 a.m. Plymouth County Town Meeting

Community Center, Meeting Room, 207 East First Street, Kingsley

10 a.m. -- 11 a.m. Meet with students and faculty at Sergeant Bluff High School

708 Warrior Road, Sergeant Bluff

Noon - 1 p.m. Meet with students and faculty at River Valley Community High School

916 Hackberry Street, Correctionville

2:15 p.m. -- 3:15 p.m. Ida County Town Meeting

Stubbs Memorial Library, Christina Buettner Room, 207 East Second Street, Holstein

5:15 p.m. -- 6:15 p.m. Clay County Town Meeting

Board and Conference Room, 215 West Fourth Street, Spencer

Thursday, March 24, 2011

8 a.m. -- 9 a.m. Palo Alto County Town Meeting

Palo Alto County Elections Center, 1302 Broadway Street, Emmetsburg

10 a.m. -- 11 a.m. Emmet County Town Meeting

Iowa Lakes Community College, Room 74, 300 South 18th Street, Estherville

Noon -- 1 p.m. Meet with Spirit Lake Kiwanis

Wesley Place, 1815 Hill Avenue, Spirit Lake

2:30 a.m. -- 3:30 p.m. Tour and meet with employees at Country Maid Inc.

213 Fourth Avenue N.E., West Bend

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