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Lee’s Summit District 4 Residents Invited to Open Forum

Lee’s Summit District 4 Residents Invited to Open Forum

Councilmembers Bob Johnson and Fred DeMoro are inviting District 4 residents to take part in an open forum on May 16 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Arbor Room at Lee’s Summit Medical Center, 2100 SE Blue Pkwy.

This event provides residents with an opportunity to talk with councilmembers and ask questions about City projects and services.

District 4 residents are encouraged to attend. No registration is required and there is no cost to attend. Residents can look up their City Council district on the City’s website, cityofLS.net.

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