Dave Reid
FUEL Milwaukee

Government 101

By - Apr 6th, 2010 02:41 pm
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Every day, decisions are being made about your community. From the trash pick-up on your block, to the operating hours of your corner pub, and even the fare increases for your downtown bus ride; a sophisticated and detailed process of government is in place to represent your interests.

But, do you feel included in the discussion? When’s the last time you felt invested in a conversation about stop lights, lakefront parking, street salting, public school reform, local holidays, public parks, business districts, sales taxes, or job creation? Perhaps these aren’t the most riveting topics to you— but what if they could be?

Join FUEL Milwaukee for Government 101, an interactive presentation and discussion about Milwaukee’s legislative structure. First, an expert presenter will explain the structure of local government, identify the decision makers and tell you how to get involved. Next, you’ll engage in informative round table discussions with local government experts, community leaders, and fellow members of the FUEL network.

This event will help empower you to take your seat at the table. And, as always, you’ll meet dozens of interesting people and reconnect with old friends. This is Milwaukee—and you’re a part of it.

REGISTRATION
http://www.fuelmilwaukee.org/event/government101

Event registration includes full-belly appetizers and cash bar. Registration closes at 9 AM on event day.
Early Bird (before April 23): $12 Members, $30 Non-members

Late Registration (April 23-27): $15 Members, $35 Non-members

Event Registration w/ New Membership: $50 (Register with this option and get FUEL membership and an event ticket!  This will save you $12, and make you a part of the FUEL network. Purchase your event ticket here, and FUEL staff will follow up to complete your membership process.)

**If you have an expertise in government and are interested in being a table host, please indicate that in your RSVP comments**

LOCATION

University Club
924 East Wells Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin  53202
United States

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