Fran Teresi of the Garrettsville's Board of Public Affairs, will speak on Wednesday (July 11) at a public meeting in northern Portage County.
The meeting begins at 7 p.m. at the Hiram Christian Church at state Routes 82 and 700 in Hiram.
Teresi will be speaking on proactive steps that communities should take to protect public water supplies from pollution from shale gas drilling.
The meeting is being organizaed by Concerned Citizens Ohio.
For more information, contact the group at email@example.com.
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