Run For City Council Class

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    "Running for Metro Council"


    RUNNING FOR METRO COUNCIL WORKSHOP  SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 5TH, 2011  HAMPTON INN - GREEN HILLS  $15.00 (includes lunch)  Moderator: Timothy B. Lee 
    This is the year to elect Metro Councilmembers. If YOU, or someone you know, is interested in running for Metro Council please join us for some inside information from experienced candidates, office holders and community activists that will provide you with the essentials of how the process works and what you need to know to be a successful candidate. The election is August 5 and the qualifying deadline of May 19 will be here all too soon.   This is a great opportunity to network with folks who can help you win! 8:30-9:00 am:     Registration and coffee. 
    9:00-9:45 am:     Panel 1: Doing the job of Council member - a view from the Chamber
                               Council members: Lonnell Mathews (1), Michael Jameson (6), Eric Crafton (22),                            Emily Evans (23) & Carter Todd (34)
    10:00-10:45 am:  Panel 2: Working with Council - from the outside perspective
                                Joe Hall of Hall Strategies, Doug Collier, President SEIU Local 205,                              Catherine McTamaney, East Nashville Resident & activist , Joey                              Garrison, reporter of Nashville City Paper
    11:00-11:45 am:  Panel 3: Major issues for 2011-15 term:
                                 What they are and how will we deal with them:                              Budget,Councilman at -large Charlie Tygard;                             Education, School Board Member Michael Hayes;                             Zoning, Councilman at-large Tim Garrett;                             Transportation, Chairman of Board of MTA, Thomas J. O'Connell 11:45 am             Box Lunch from Swetts

    12:00-12:30 pm   What the Metro Council is NOT!!
                                Councilman Randy Foster (27)
    12:30-100 pm      Wrap up, final questions and where do you go from here.
    Please RSVP by Thursday, February 3, to ensure sufficient meals and materials. RSVP by emailing [masked]. Payments can be made with check or cash the morning of the event.

    We hope to see many of our conservative friends this Saturday at our "Running for Metro Council Workshop".

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