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MRPC shares state legislative priorities at state capitol
JEFFERSON CITY—The board and staff of the Meramec Regional Planning Commission (MRPC) traveled to the state capitol on Jan. 25 to share MRPC’s 2022 state legislative priorities with the 13 state legislators representing residents in MRPC’s eight-county region.
Formed in 1969, MRPC is a voluntary council of governments serving Crawford, Dent, Gasconade, Maries, Osage, Phelps, Pulaski and Washington counties and their respective cities. Steve Vogt, representing the city of Belle, serves as MRPC chairman. A professional staff of 34, led by Executive Director Bonnie Prigge, offers technical assistance and services, such as grant preparation and administration, housing assistance, transportation planning, environmental planning, ordinance codification, business loans and other services to member communities.To keep up with the latest MRPC news and events, visit the MRPC website at www.meramecregion.org or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/meramecregion/.
Group Image At Top – Pictured: Rep. Mike McGirl (left), MRPC Executive Director Bonnie Prigge, MRPC Board Member Ray Schwartze, Rep. Bennie Cook, MRPC Board At Large Representative for Health David Selzer, Rep. Ron Copeland, Rep Bruce Sassmann, Dent County Presiding Commissioner Darrell Skiles and Rep. Jason Chipman