Record signup for LCDP BBQ this evening: city candidates on transportation, environment, jobs and DPG Chair DuBose Porter
Valdosta, July 7th — More than 80 people have already signed up for the annual Lowndes County Democratic Party BBQ, 6PM tonight at Mathis Auditorium, to hear candidates for local city elections talk about jobs, transportation, environment, property rights, and other issues raised at previous LCDP meetings, plus DuBose Porter, Chairman of the Democratic Party of Georgia. With good food (meat and vegetarian) from a local caterer and live music by local band Backstreet Blazers LCDP also directly helps the local economy tonight, as it does with its periodic Cash Mobs. Plus a political quiz by VSU's own Dr. LaPlant!
Transportation is about economy, environment, budgets, busses, trains, cars, bicycles, and pedestrians, development, and conservation.
After public transportation was an increasing topic of discussion
at three Lowndes County Democratic Party meetings,
one dedicated to the subject,
the Lowndes County Democratic Committee adopted this Transportation Resolution
June 1st 2015. (PDF)
Hahira restaurant El Carrisal had one long table packed
and more people at another when
the Lowndes County Democratic Party
helped the local economy April 20th.
Plus Hahira’s Mayor and police chief sat next to the window
and discussed wastewater issues (Hahira has no current overflows). Continue reading →
“Stand with us to support local business”, was the message behind a
cash mob event held today at Stan’s Quality Meats. The Lowndes
County Democratic Party drew attention on the locally-owned and
operated grocery store and its economic impact.
Tom Hochschild, Lowndes County Democratic Party chairman says, “We
feel like these are the life-blood of our economic community. So
when you shop locally, Continue reading →
Come hear all candidates for municipal elections at the LCDP BBQ 6PM July 7th
at Mathis Auditorium.
Local elected officials affect us all most directly,
as Dr. Dennis Marks, LCDP Vice Chair for Elections, reminded us,
And DuBose Porter, Chairman of the Democratic Party of Georgia will be there,
plus fine BBQ (both meat and vegetarian) and the traditional political quiz
by Dr. LaPlant, and
plus live music by a local band.
If you can’t come to the BBQ, you can still Continue reading →
The Lowndes County Democratic Party doesn’t just talk about supporting
it does something about it.
Local TV station WALB got some good pictures at Stan’s Quality Meats and Grocery.
Come join us July 7th at Mathis Auditorium with city candidates
and Democratic Party of Georgia Chairman Dubose Porter at the annual LCDP BBQ,
plus live music by a local band.
Lowndes County Democratic Party
Local Matters for Local Elections
DPG Chairman: Dubose Porter
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
2300 North Ashley Street Valdosta, GA 31602
Tickets $25.00 (Children under 12, $12.50)
Make your reservations now!
Paid for and authorized by the Lowndes County Democratic Committee, PO Box 4198, Valdosta, GA 31604. Tom Hochschild (Chair); Gretchen Quarterman (Secretary); Dennis Marks (Vice-Chair Elections); Glenn Ritchie (Vice Chair Membership); Richard Saeger (Vice Chair Qualifying); James J. Parker (Treasurer). Not authorized by any candidate or candidate’s committee.