Congressman Pete Visclosky

Representing the 1st District of Indiana

Visclosky to Host 20 Town Forums This Month

Jan 3, 2002
Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Starting Monday, January 7, Congressman Pete Visclosky will host 20 town forums in Northwest Indiana.  Visclosky will talk about the important issues facing Northwest Indiana residents, including the budget, crime, education, HMO reform, and the steel industry, and he will answer questions from the audience.

Following is the complete schedule of town forums, which end January 25:

Monday, January 7
5:30 p.m.: East Chicago, Pastrick Library, 1008 West Chicago Avenue
7:30 p.m.: Lake Station Council Chambers, 3625 Central Avenue

Tuesday, January 8
5:30 p.m.: YWCA of Gary, 150 West 15th Avenue
7:30 p.m.: Hammond Carpenters Hall, 712 Highland Street

Wednesday, January 9
5:30 p.m.: Gary, Kennedy Library, 3953 Broadway
7:30 p.m.: Merrillville Town Hall, 7820 Broadway

Thursday, January 10
5:30 p.m.: Gary, Wildermuth Library, 501 South Lake Street
7:30 p.m.: Schererville, Gerry J. Scheub Community Center, 1515 West Lincoln Highway (U.S. 30)

Friday, January 11
5:30 p.m.: St. John Municipal Building, 10955 West 93rd Avenue
7:30 p.m.: Dyer Town Hall, 1 Town Square

Saturday, January 12
10 a.m.: Crown Point Civic Center, 101 South East Street
Noon: Hammond, Howard Library, 7047 Grand
2 p.m.: Whiting Public Library, 1735 Oliver Street

Tuesday, January 15
5:30 p.m.: Town of Porter Community Center, 500 Ackerman Drive
7:30 p.m.: Portage Library, 2665 Irving Street

Wednesday, January 16
5:30 p.m.: Highland Public Library, 2841 Jewett Street
7:30 p.m.: Munster Town Hall (Main Meeting Room), 1005 Ridge Road

Thursday, January 17
5:30 p.m.: Griffith Town Hall, 111 North Broad Street
7:30 p.m.: Hobart Community Center, 111 East Old Ridge Road

Friday, January 25
5:30 p.m.: Valparaiso, Porter County Commissioners’ Chamber, 155 Indiana Avenue,
Suite 205