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Gloucester County Freeholder Heather Simmons To Participate in “Meet the Candidates” Events in the County


Glassboro, NJ, September 28, 2011 - The voters will have an opportunity to meet and hear what the candidates in the November election have to say regarding their experience, accomplishments and vision for the county with four events scheduled throughout Gloucester County prior to the election. 


The only incumbent and female serving with the Gloucester County Board of Freeholders, Heather Simmons, has been serving since January 2011, having filled Steve Sweeney’s position on the Board following his resignation to devote his time to serving as NJ Senate President.   During her term in office, Simmons has been the Freeholder liaison for the County Department of Economic Development and Public Works, addressing the necessary resources to broaden programs for skills and workforce development, creation of jobs, higher education attainment and career opportunities to help improve the lives of residents of every age group within Gloucester County.


WHAT:                       Meet the Candidates events

scheduled throughout the County prior to

Election on November 8th


WHEN & WHERE:   September 29 - Pitman, 7–10 pm

Bus Stop Music Café

148 South Broadway, Pitman


                                    October 11 – Washington Township Chamber Luncheon, Noon

                                    Wedgewood Country Club

                                    200 Hurfville Road, Turnersville


                                    October 14 – Woodbury Heights, 8pm

                                    Gambi Caterers

                                    595 Princeton Boulevard, Deptford


                                    October 19 – Gloucester County Chamber Luncheon, 11:30am

                                    Auletto’s Caterers

                                    1849 County Road 706, Woodbury