Our Community - A Town Hall Meeting
Most county departments, and the city of Monticello, set up displays and had people available to discuss their respective duties at an open house and town hall meeting held Tuesday at the Visitor's' Center on the Square.
The event was hosted by the Monticello-Jasper County Chamber of Commerce, and Jim Dove of the Northeast Regional Commission facilit
ated the town
hall meeting portion.
Mr. Dove addressed the qu
estions to the group assembled, which included County Commission Chairman Gene Trammell and Commissioners Carl Pennamon, Bruce henry, and Doug Luke, as well as Monticello Mayor Bryan Standifer, Mayor Pro-Tem Bobby Jacobs, and Councilwoman Katherine Alexander, and Councilman David Wease.