Local Commissioner Attends National Legislative Conference
Local commissioner attends national legislative conference
Edgecombe County Commissioner Viola Harris recently joined more than 160 county officials from North Carolina and representatives from the N.C. Association of County Commissioners at the National Association of Counties Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C.
More than 1,700 county leaders from throughout the country convened for the conference, which was held Feb. 24-March 1.
“I have attended this worthwhile conference for the last 16 years and find it to be an eye-opener for local government officials,” Harris said. “Working with our state and federal officials is essential to making sure citizens’ needs are heard. I’m very worried about what is going …