Legislative Forum Schedule – Week 7



Congress is still in recess for the President’s Day holiday through the end of this week – this is your chance to talk directly to your members of Congress and your local legislators about the issues that matter to you, your family, and your community. Stand up, speak out, and let our elected representatives know what’s on your mind!

Here are the local forums happening this week:

Thursday, February 23rd

  • U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley, 10:00-11:00AM, Town Meeting, Floyd County Courthouse, 101 S Main St, Charles City, IA
  • U.S. Rep. David Young, 11:30AM-12:30PM, Coffee with My Congressman Town Meeting, Living History Farms Visitor’s Center, 11121 Hickman Rd, Urbandale, IA

Friday, February 24th

  • U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley, 8:00-9:00AM, Town Meeting, Parkersburg Civic Center, 502 3rd St, Parkersburg, IA
  • Anamosa, 12:00-1:00PM, Economic Development Forum, Anamosa Lawrence Center, 600 E Main St, Anamosa, IA (with Rep. Lee Hein)
  • Bettendorf, 9:00AM, Hy-Vee, 2900 Devils Glen Rd, Bettendorf, IA (with Rep. Gary Mohr)
  • Boone, 3:30-5:00PM, Boone City Hall, 923 9th St, Boone, IA (with Sen. Rob Hogg)
  • Cedar Falls, 4:30-6:30PM, AEA 267, 3712 Cedar Heights Dr, Cedar Falls, IA (hosted by Black Hawk Co. legislators)
  • Cherokee, 12:00-1:00PM, Danny’s Sports Bar, 1013 2nd St, Cherokee, IA (with Sen. Randy Feenstra)
  • CANCELLED Clear Lake, 10:00-11:00AM, Clear Lake Bank & Trust Community Room, 322 Main Ave, Clear Lake (with U.S. Rep. Steve King, Sen. Amanda Ragan, and Rep. Linda Upmeyer)
  • Davenport, 9:30-11:30AM, Greatest Grains, 1600 N Harrison St, Davenport (with Rep. Cindy Winckler)
  • Hiawatha, 4:30-5:30PM, Kirkwood Training and Outreach Services, 1770 Boyson Rd, Hiawatha, IA (with Rep. Ashley Hinson)
  • Iowa City, 4:00-5:00PM, Education Forum, Education Services Center, Board Room C, 1725 N Dodge, Iowa City, IA (with Sen. Bob Dvorsky, Sen. Joe Bolkcom, and Sen. Kevin Kinney)
  • Keokuk, 12:00-1:30PM, Hawkeye Restaurant, 105 N Park Dr, Keokuk, IA (with Sen. Rich Taylor)
  • Lenox, 7:00-8:00AM, Lenox City Hall, 200 S Main St, Lenox, IA (with Sen. Mark Costello)
  • Logan, 10:00-11:00AM, Logan Community Center, 108 W 4th St, Logan, IA (with Rep. Matt Windschitl)
  • Monticello, 12:00-1:30PM, Economic Development Forum, Monticello City Hall, 200 E 1st St, Monticello, IA (with Sen. Tod Bowman)

Saturday, February 25th

  • Bloomfield, 12:00-2:00PM, Rancho Centinela, 102 S Madison St, Bloomfield, IA (with Rep. Curt Hanson)
  • Carroll, 10:00-11:00AM, Swan Lake Conservation Education Center, 22676 Swan Lake Trail, Carroll, IA (with Carroll area legislators)
  • Clarinda, 10:00-11:00AM, Glenn Miller Museum, 122 W Clark St, Clarinda, IA (with Rep. Cecil Dolecheck)
  • Clive, 9:30-11:00AM, Walnut Ridge, 1701 Campus Dr, Clive, IA (hosted by the Clive Chamber of Commerce)
  • Colfax, 10:00-11:30AM, Colfax Public Library, 25 W Division St, Colfax, IA (with Rep. Wes Breckenridge)
  • Coralville, 9:30-11:30AM, Coralville City Hall, 1512 7th St, Coralville, IA (with Johnson Co. legislators)
  • Council Bluffs, 9:00-10:30AM, Wilson Middle School Auditorium, 715 N 21st St, Council Bluffs, IA (hosted by the Council Bluffs Chamber)
  • Davenport, 10:00AM-12:00PM, St. Ambrose University, Rogalski Center, 518 W Locust, Davenport, IA (with Scott Co. legislators)
  • Ft. Dodge, 8:30-10:00AM, Eggs & Issues, Iowa Central Community College, Triton Cafe, 1 Triton Circle, Ft. Dodge, IA (hosted by the Ft. Dodge Growth Alliance and Iowa Central Community College)
  • Keosauqua, 9:00-11:00AM, First Street Grille, 719 1st St, Keosauqua, IA (with Rep. Curt Hanson)
  • Lamont, 9:00-10:30AM, Common Grounds Coffee Shop, 621 Bush St, Lamont, IA (with Rep. Bruce Bearinger)
  • Logan, 10:00-11:00AM, Logan Community Center, 108 W 4th St, Logan, IA (with Rep. Steven Holt)
  • Maquoketa, 9:00-11:00AM, Maquoketa City Hall, 201 E Pleasant St, Maquoketa, IA (with Sen. Tod Bowman)
  • Marion, 10:00-11:30AM, Marion Public Library, 1095 6th Ave, Marion, IA (with Sen. Liz Mathis)
  • Mt. Ayr, 1:00-2:00PM, ISU Extension Office, 101 N Polk, Mt. Ayr, IA (with Sen. Mark Costello)
  • Mt. Pleasant, 8:30-10:30AM, Iowa Wesleyan University, Chadwick Library 107 W Broad St, Mt. Pleasant, IA (hosted by the Mt. Pleasant Chamber)
  • Osage, 10:00AM, Osage Public Library, 406 Main St, Osage, IA (with Mitchell Co. legislators)
  • Oskaloosa, 8:30-9:30AM, Eggs & Issues, Smokey Row, 109 S Market St, Oskaloosa, IA (hosted by the Oskaloosa Area Chamber)
  • Rock Rapids, 8:00-10:00AM, Eggs & Issues, Forster Community Center, 404 Main St, Rock Rapids, IA (with Sen. David Johnson and Rep. John Wills)
  • Shenandoah, 8:00-9:00AM, Shenandoah Fire Station, 400 W Sheridan Ave, Shenandoah, IA (with Sen. Mark Costello and Rep. Cecil Dolecheck)
  • Sibley, 10:30-11:30AM, Eggs & Issues, Sibley Public Library, 406 9th St, Sibley, IA (with Rep. John Wills)
  • Sioux City, 10:00-11:30AM, Sioux City Public Museum, 607 4th St, Sioux City, IA (with Sioux City area legislators)
  • Urbandale, 10:30AM-12:00PM, Urbandale Chamber Office, 2830 100th St, Ste 110, Urbandale, IA (hosted by the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce)
  • Winterset, 9:00-10:00AM, Farmers & Merchants State Bank, 101 W Jefferson St, Winterset, IA (with Sen. Julian Garrett)

Monday, February 27th

  • Des Moines: 8:00-10:30AM, “Marti’s Monday Morning Coffee”, Grounds for Celebration, 2645 Beaver Ave, Des Moines (hosted by Rep. Marti Anderson)

Tuesday, February 28th

  • Des Moines, 6:30-8:00PM, Legislative Panel with Des Moines Legislators, Central Campus, 1800 Grand Ave, Des Moines (hosted by Des Moines Neighbors)

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