Congress has begun the August District Work Period. While some will use the time for vacations, Twelfth District Congressman John Barrow plans to use the extended period of time to travel throughout the district to visit with constituents. He has several events planned, among them, two Congress on the Corner meetings this Saturday.
The details for the events for Saturday, August 10, 2013, are as follows:
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Burke County "Congress on the Corner"
112 E 13th Street
Waynesboro, GA 30830
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Screven County "Congress on the Corner"
R & D’s Seafood Steaks & More
1176 Burton's Ferry Hwy
Sylvania, GA 30467
Barrow will also host two job fairs during the time…one in Augusta and another in Statesboro. The first will be Saturday, August 17, in Augusta from 10 a.m. till 2 p.m. at the Bernie Ward Community Center at 1941 Lumpkin Road. This job fair is to match local employers with excellent candidates and to match unemployed and underemployed individuals with better paying jobs.
The following Tuesday, August 20, Barrow will host a Veterans and Military Job Fair on the campus of Georgia Southern University in the Nesmith-Lane Conference Center at the corner of Plant and Chandler Roads. The job fair is for veteran job seekers, active duty military members, Guard and Reserve members, and military spouses