State Sen. Benjamin Downing to host Sept. 16 gathering in Westhampton
WESTHAMPTON — Area residents will have a chance to speak with state Sen. Benjamin B. Downing, D-Pittsfield, at a “Coffee and Conversation” event set for Sept. 16 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Westhampton Town Hall.
The gathering is one of 10 open forums that Downing will host this year in towns in his district, which includes parts of Berkshire, Hampshire Franklin and Hampden counties. Upcoming gatherings are scheduled for Oct. 21 in Conway and Nov. 18 in Cummington.
At the Westhampton event, residents are invited to pose questions or pitch ideas regarding state government issues. Coffee and refreshments will be served.