View Mobile Site
  • Bookmark and Share

Berg to address chamber of commerce

POSTED: April 1, 2009 4:00 a.m.

Chairman of the Dawson County Board of Commissioners Mike Berg is the guest speaker April 9 for the Dawson County Chamber of Commerce luncheon at Peach Brandy Cottage.

  

Berg, who gives the chamber membership a state of the county address annually, said he plans to take a different route for next week’s luncheon by including the impact the state and nation have on Dawson County.

  

“In my opinion, he has a better grip on that than anyone,” said Jay Walker, chairman of the chamber’s board of directors.

  

As with many presentations Berg has given in recent months, the county’s current budget will play a role in the discussion, as well as where the county needs to be for the current economic state.

  

“I want this to be positive. There’s a lot going on in Dawson County. We’re looked at as a leader across the state for our innovative measures,” he said.

  

Marty Williams, vice president of tourism for the chamber, said he expects the crowd at next week’s luncheon to be as large as it has been in recent years when Berg has spoken to the group.

  

“Everyone likes to come out to see what he has to say, because as a commissioner, he’s doing everything right and the way it needs to be done,” he said.

  

While reservations are not required for the luncheon, which begins at noon, the chamber asks those planning to attend to RSVP to (706) 265-6278 by April 6.

  

E-mail Michele Hester at michele@dawsonnews.com.

COMMENTS

  • Bookmark and Share

Commenting not available.
Commenting is not available.

FEATURED PHOTOS

Local authorities search fo...
Sheriff’s investigators are...
Annual gala honors chamber’...
County Attorney Joey Homans...
Lady Tigers keep streak alive
Sheyenne Seabolt pulls down...
Cold front rolls in again
Addison and Ethan Smith enj...
Lady Tigers advance to Swee...
The Lady Tigers celebrate T...
Winter storm watch continue...
A new blast of winter weath...
Winter storm may be on the ...
The National Weather Servic...
Lady Tigers are region cham...
The 27-0 Lady Tigers celebr...
Lady Tigers remain undefeated
Dawson County (26-0) will p...
Lady Tigers go entire seaso...
The Dawson County Lady Tige...
 

Contents of this site are © Copyright 2015 Dawsonnews, Dawsonville, GA. All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...