On Thursday, February 15th, from 6-7PM, join the BBC and the Des Moines West Side Chamber of Commerce at the Northwest Community Center (5110 Franklin Ave.) for a panel discussion and Q&A session about the March 6th local options sales tax referendum. Panelists include City Councilwoman Connie Boesen, Polk County Supervisor Angela Connolly, Mike Lipsman, partner, Strategic Economics Group, and City Manager Scott Sanders. The discussion will be moderated by former Iowa House rep and current DMWSC board member Phil Wise.
The first half hour of the forum will be a discussion amongst the panelists about the proposed tax and its implications for the City and County. The second half hour will be a Q&A session in which audience members may ask questions of the panelists. This forum is free and open to all.