(Boise) – Attorney General Lawrence Wasden and Idahoans for Openness in Government (IDOG) are inviting the public to attend a series of workshops on Idaho’s Open Meeting Law and Idaho’s Public Records Law planned in McCall, Boise and Nampa.

The three-hour workshops are free and designed to educate local government officials, journalists and the public in an entertaining way. Those interested in attending are asked to RSVP for the respective workshops.

The workshop in McCall is scheduled from 1:00 to 4:30 p.m. The workshops in Boise and Nampa will start at 6:00 p.m.

McCall – Monday – September 21
Idaho First Bank, Downstairs Community Room
475 E Deinhard Lane
Co-Sponsored by the Star News
RSVP to Tom Grote, starnews@frontier.com

Boise – Monday – October 5
Idaho Statesman
1200 N Curtis Road
Co-Sponsored by the Idaho Statesman
RSVP to Bill Dentzer, bdentzer@idahostatesman.com or 377–6438

Nampa – Wednesday – October 7
Nampa City Hall, Council Chambers
311 3rd Street South
Co-sponsored by the Idaho Press Tribune and the City of Nampa
RSVP to Scott McIntosh, smcintosh@idahopress.com or 465–8110

Wasden and IDOG have conducted more than 35 Open Meeting / Public Records seminars since 2004, including workshops in Lewiston, Moscow, Coeur d’Alene and Sandpoint last year.

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