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WCHS To Host Town Hall Meeting On Lessons Learned From Water Crisis

Reported: Apr. 16, 2014 10:21 PM EDT
Updated: Apr. 16, 2014 11:44 PM EDT
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SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Heath Harrison) – U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., is among the guests set to join WCHS for a town hall meeting on Tuesday to discuss moving forward after the West Virginia water crisis.

The forum, focusing on the aftermath of the chemical leak at Freedom Industries, will detail efforts by state and federal agencies and leaders to keep a spill from happening again.

The event, scheduled for Aprill 22 from 7 to 8:30 p.m., will take place at the newly-renovated Labelle Theater in South Charleston.

The theme for the event is "Lessons Learned From the West Virginia Water Crisis," and will provide citizens with a chance for their voices to be heard.

The forums’s panel of experts will include Manchin, along with Kanawha-Charleston Health Department Executive Director Dr. Rahul Gupta, as well as others to be announced.

The town hall meeting will stream live on wchstv.com. You can register to attend through the Town Hall Meeting section our website.



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