Election 2020: Ballot Measure Forum & Local Issues Discussion

Hosted by Delta County Livestock Association (DCLA)

October 5th – 6:00 p.m.

Zack’s BBQ – Outdoor Pavilion

721 E Bridge Street – Hotchkiss (next to City Market)

AGENDA

6:00 p.m. – Pros and Cons overview of November Ballot with Q & A

        (Landon Gates, Capitol Focus, LLC)

7:00 p.m. – Colorado Redistricting; Importance of serving on Colorado Boards & Commissions; Western Slope view of the November Ballot Measures (Senator Don Coram, Senate District 6)

7:30 p.m. – Delta County “Back The Badge” Initiative – Sheriff Mark Taylor

There are 11 statewide ballot measures to vote on in November.  Please join DCLA for this free educational forum to learn about the ballot measures and ask questions prior to casting your vote.  Landon Gates has strong bipartisan ties and is well-respected advocate for agricultural interests.  He currently represents the Colorado Cattlemen and Colorado Woolgrowers Association on legislative issues, and has previously worked for the Colorado Farm Bureau.

Senator Coram is actively working to address the road construction issue on Highway 50.  CDOT plans to have significant road closures from February 2021 – April 2023 through Little Blue Creek Canyon between Montrose and Gunnison.  These proposed road closures with have a major impact on area residents, businesses, and state commerce.

By Brian Allmer - The BARN

Brian Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.