Lawmakers will be visiting communities around the state to get input on the governor's budget recommendations and listen to the public's ideas to address the state's $4.8 billion budget deficit. The Greater Minnesota meetings will take place on Thursday, Feb. 19 and Friday, Feb. 20.
The schedule for area meetings on Thursday, Feb. 19 is:
Willmar: 6 p.m. at Kennedy Elementary School, 824 7th St. S.W., Willmar.
The schedule for area meetings on Friday, Feb. 20 will be:
Alexandria: 4 p.m. at Alexandria City Hall, 704 Broadway, Alexandria
Additionally, the Senate Tax Committee will meet at 12:30 p.m. at Minnesota State University Moorhead, Comstock Union, 1104 7th Ave. S., Moorhead.