MASA Region 3 administrators are asked to meet with legislators on Thursday, March 23, 2017.
Here is the tentative schedule for the Region 3 Day at the Capitol:
Wednesday, March 22
5:00pm: Arrive and check-in at the Country Inn & Suites, 6003 Hudson Rd., Woodbury, MN.
Reservations: (651) 739-7300 -- Rate: $89 per night plus tax -- Group Name: MASA Region 3. The room block cut-off date is 3/9/17.
5:30pm: Informal meeting and social reception with MASA Lobbyist Valerie Dosland and Minnesota Service Cooperative Lobbyist Sam Walseth. Valerie and Sam will share their insights into the legislative session and review key MASA talking points and the MASA legislative platform.
7:00pm: Dinner with invited guests at the Green Mill Restaurant (attached to the hotel). Dinner for MASA members courtesy of SWWC Service Cooperative.
Thursday, March 23
7:30am: Breakfast with legislative discussion at hotel
8:30am: Depart for Capitol
Group meetings with committee chairs and key legislators
9am - 10:15am in Room 400N State Office Bldg.
10:30am - 11am in Room 3414 MN Senate Bldg.
11:15am - 12pm in Room 206 State Capitol
12:00pm: Lunch (on your own)
1:00pm: Small group/Individual meetings with local legislators (scheduled by you)
As in previous years, this is the only time our region is being asked to travel to the Capitol and meet with legislators. These visits will be a good opportunity to continue to share ideas and concerns and build relationships with our legislators for the future.
Please register online so we know if you are attending the social/dinner and Day at the Capitol. Registration Link