NEWS: Rep. Kawasaki to Host Constituent Meeting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 17, 2015

Fairbanks – Representative Scott Kawasaki (D-Fairbanks) will host a constituent meeting Saturday to update Fairbanksans on the progress of the 29th Alaska Legislature.  The forum will be held in the Raven Landing Center at 1222 Cowles Street from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fairbanksans are invited to discuss a variety of topics including the current budget, natural gas, education, marijuana and Medicaid expansion.

Rep. Kawasaki will also celebrate his 40th birthday this year and invites all of Fairbanks to join him at HooDoo Brewing Company at 1951 Fox Avenue. In lieu of gifts, the representative asks donations be made to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska. The first 100 guests will receive a free pint of beer.

“The Legislature is in the midst of discussing critical budget decisions for the Interior and the state,” said Rep. Kawasaki. “Public input is critical in this process and I look forward to hearing from Fairbanksans about their budget priorities.”

Representative Kawasaki will host and attend many local events over the weekend and invites Fairbanksans to join him at any and all locations.

Friday, March 20
4-6 p.m. HooDoo Brewery Birthday Fundraiser

Saturday, March 21
9:30-10:30 a.m. The Diner for breakfast
11 a.m.-1p.m. Raven Landing legislative update
1:30 p.m. The Banks Alehouse for lunch
5:30 p.m. Fairbanks Ice Park

Sunday, March 22
11 a.m. The Crepery for brunch
1 p.m. Fairbanks Mushers Hall for Open North American Championship
3:30 p.m. Gallo’s Mexican Restaurant to watch March Madness College Basketball

If you have additional questions please call Amanda Frank at 907-465-3466.

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