State of Jefferson meetings Friday, Saturday
Staff Reports – ER
Posted: 01/09/2014 09:08:50 AM PST
Three meetings about the proposal to create a State of Jefferson are planned in Butte and Glenn counties.
Mark Baird and Terry Rapoza will speak at a town hall meeting at 7 p.m. Friday at at Manzanita Place, 1705 Manzanita Ave., Chico.
Baird of Siskiyou County is manager of jeffersondeclaration.net and is spearheading the movement for dividing California and creating a separate Northern State.
Rapoza of Shasta County is a regional representative and speaker. He will address the aspects of state division, from a lawful and fiscal point of view.
A six-member panel will also conduct a question and answer session. For information, call Mike Wacker at 891-6828.
Two public meetings are planned Saturday in Glenn County.
The Glenn County Declaration Committee for the State of Jefferson will be holding the town halls at 11 a.m. at the Orland Memorial Hall, 320 Third St., and at 3 p.m. at the Willows Veterans Hall, 525 W. Sycamore St.