United States Senator Jeff Merkley will hold town hall meetings in Linn and Benton counties on Monday, Aug. 7.
The Benton County town hall will be held at 2:30 p.m. at Corvallis High School, 1400 NW Buchanan Ave. The Linn County town hall will be at 6 p.m. in the Russell Tripp Performance Center at Linn-Benton Community College, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany.
Reservations are requested for both town halls and can be made online at https://www.merkley.senate.gov/events/town-halls.
According to his website, Merkley plans to update constituents on his work in Washington, D.C., answer questions and invite suggestions about how to tackle the challenges facing Oregon and America.
U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio also is in the mid-valley this month, scheduled to speak at 4 this afternoon, Aug. 3, at the Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave. SE, Albany, and at 6 tonight at Linus Pauling Middle School, 1111 Cleveland Ave., Corvallis.