Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce - MEDIA RELEASE

For Immediate Release:
Feb. 6, 2015

Contact Person:
Amy Smolik

Chamber's first Legislative Coffee tomorrow

The first of two 2015 Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce-sponsored Legislative Coffees will be held tomorrow, Saturday, Feb. 7, from 9 a.m.-noon at the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown (201 E. 8th St.). There is ample parking in the underground garage at the hotel. The second event will be held at the same time and location on Saturday, Feb. 21.

State lawmakers will discuss important issues currently before the South Dakota Legislature and answer questions from the public submitted through a moderator. The Sioux Falls area legislative delegation includes districts 6, 9-16 and 25. Legislative coffees have been planned with districts 6, 9-15 and 25.

Details of this year’s coffees are as follows:

Saturday, Feb. 7
Session 1: 9-10:15 a.m.
Districts 6, 9 & 10

Saturday, Feb. 7
Session 2: 10:45 a.m.-Noon
Districts 11 & 12

Saturday, Feb. 21
Session 1: 9-10:15 a.m.
Districts 13 & 14

Saturday, Feb. 21
Session 2: 10:45 a.m.-Noon
Districts 15 & 25

The Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce will be live-tweeting from @SFAreaAdvocate using the hashtag #legcoffee. Argus Leader Media will livestream the coffees, which can be viewed at

These legislative forums are sponsored by the Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce, AARP, American Association of University Women, Democratic Forum, League of Women Voters, Minnehaha County Democratic Party, Minnehaha County Republican Party, and the Sioux Falls Education Association.

All legislative coffees are free and open to the public.

For more information about the Legislative Session or the Chamber’s legislative platform, contact the Chamber’s Public Affairs & Communications Department: 605.336.1620


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