NEWS: Murphy to Visit Sanford on Tuesday
U.S. Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy will host several events in Sanford on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Details are below.
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
9 a.m. – Tour the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
3755 NW Hwy 17-92, Sanford, FL
10 a.m. – Read to Head Start Students
Fifth Avenue Head Start
419 South Park Avenue, Sanford, FL
NOTE: Congresswoman Murphy will tout the importance of Head Start programs and emphasize her commitment to protecting the program’s funding for communities like Sanford.
1 p.m. – Roundtable Discussion with Sanford Chamber of Commerce
Sanford Chamber of Commerce
400 East 1st Street, Sanford, FL
NOTE: Congresswoman Murphy will meet with members of the Sanford Chamber of Commerce to discuss job creation and economic development in the Sanford area and how she can be helpful in her position on the House Small Business Committee.
2:30 p.m. – Roundtable Discussion on Affordable Housing and Homelessness
Sanford City Hall
300 North Park Avenue, Sanford, FL
NOTE: Congresswoman Murphy will meet with various public officials and representatives from community organizations to discuss affordable housing and homelessness in central Florida and how she can help in her position leading the New Democrat Coalition’s Task Force on Housing.
Media are highly encouraged to RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org so that proper accommodations can be made.
U.S. Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy represents Florida’s Seventh Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives, where she serves on the House Armed Services Committee and Small Business Committee. The district includes all of Seminole County and much of northern Orange County, including downtown Orlando, Maitland, Winter Park, and the University of Central Florida. Previously, Murphy was a businesswoman and college instructor who also served as a national security specialist in the Office of the Secretary of Defense where she received numerous awards for her distinguished service, including the Secretary of Defense Medal for Exceptional Civilian Service. Murphy lives in Winter Park with her husband and two children.