Legislators hear from local constituents

State Representative Tedd Gassman, left, and State Senator Dennis Guth listen to local residents during a public forum held Friday, Feb. 16 at the Heritage Town Center in Buffalo Center.

Rep. Tedd Gassman and Sen. Dennis Guth came to Buffalo Center on Friday, Feb. 16, to hear from constituents, as they closed out funnel week in Des Moines. Funnel week is the deadline for bills to get through committee to be considered this year by the Iowa Legislature. Guth and Gassman talked about some of the bills they’ve been involved with this year before taking questions from the crowd.

Among the topics brought up by constituents in Buffalo Center was water quality.

Zack Smith asked if the recently- approved $282 million water quality bill would be enough to make a difference.

Read the full story in the February 28 edition.