(Press release) The Anderson County Democratic Women’s Club will host an evening with Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero at 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 26, in the Club Room of the Clinton Community Center, 101 S. Hicks St., Clinton.
Elected in November 2011, Mayor Rogero was the 68th Knoxville mayor and the first woman to hold the office. She was reelected to a second term in November 2015. She is the first woman to be elected mayor in the four big cities in Tennessee – Memphis, Nashville, Chattanooga and Knoxville. She is term limited, and her term will end later this year.
Mayor Rogero has focused on promoting a vibrant local economy, strong neighborhoods, a high quality of life, a thriving downtown and a greener Knoxville. She believes Knoxville’s strength comes from the diversity of its people and the beauty of its natural resources.
No reservations are necessary for the meeting. Those attending are invited to bring a light summer dish to share. Drinks and utensils will be provided, and guests are invited to contribute $5 per person. For more information, please email Ann Mostoller at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Mary Matheny at 483-8937.