House Gaming Oversight Committee to Examine Gaming Expansion
WHAT: The House Gaming Oversight Committee, led by Rep. Scott Petri (R-Bucks), will hold a public hearing on gaming expansion, local share assessment and casino competiveness.
WHO: Petri and members of the committee. Those expected to offer testimony at the hearing include Kathy Dahlkemper, Erie County executive; Jay Breneman, Erie County Council chairman; Nancy Agostine, Summit Township supervisor; Perry Wood, Erie County Gaming Revenue Authority executive director; Dr. William Garvey, Jefferson Educational Society president; Shawnta Pulliam, Nurturing Hearts founder; Matt Harris, Character: Be About It; Mike Batchelor, Erie Community Foundation president; John Buchna, Erie Downtown Partnership CEO; Casey Wells, Erie County Convention Center Authority executive director; Liz Wilson, Ben Franklin Technology Partners; Shawn Waskiewicz, Flagship Niagara executive director; Michael Victor, Mercyhurst University; Danny Jones, Greater Erie Community Action Committee CEO; and Tammy Roche, YMCA Erie vice president of financial development, membership and marketing.
WHEN: Tuesday, March 28, from 10-11:45 a.m.
WHERE: Bayfront Convention Center, Room 120, 1 Sassafras Pier,
LIVE WEBSTREAMING: The hearing will be streamed live at RepPetri.com
Media contact: Greg Gross, 717.260.6374, firstname.lastname@example.org