State Representative Tim Derickson (R-Oxford) has announced the Ohio House Community and Family Advancement Committee will hold three summer hearings around the state. The committee, which Derickson has chaired since the beginning of this year, will examine the impact of poverty on families and look for ways to improve the quality of life for struggling Ohioans.
Dates, times and locations of the upcoming committee hearings are as follows:
>Wednesday, August 12, 1 p.m., at Friendly Inn Settlement House (2386 Unwin Road, Cleveland, OH 44104)
>Tuesday, August 18, 1 p.m., at CityLink Center (800 Bank Street, Cincinnati, OH 45214)
>Tuesday, September 15, 1 p.m., at Kent State University at East Liverpool (Mary Patterson Building, 400 E. 4th Street, East Liverpool, OH 43920)
Press are welcome and encouraged to attend the committee hearings.