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Invite to SW Oregon Mining Jobs Development Summit – July 9, 2015

We would like to formally invite you to the Mining Jobs Development Summit.  This event is taking place on Thursday the 9th of July, 2015 from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM.  Location is the Josephine County Fairgrounds in Grants Pass, OR.  It is free to attend, but registration is required.  You can register at
SWORminingjobs.com or call (541) 244-2627 or email SWOMiningSummit@gmail.com.


Discussion will include:
– History of Mining in Southwestern Oregon
– Economic Benefits of Mining: How SW Oregon Can Prosper Again
– How We Are Trying to Fix the Problem
– Discussion & Questions

We have secured the following Speakers:
-Rich Angstrom, Director of Oregon Concrete & Aggregate Producers Assoc.
-Dave Hunnicutt, Executive Director of Oregonians in Action
-Representative Carl Wilson, Oregon House of Representatives
-Senator Herman Baertschiger, Jr., Oregon Senate
-Tom Wiley, Geologist, Dept. of Geology and Mineral Industries for the State of Oregon.
-And many more…

Planning Committee
SW Oregon Mining Jobs Development Summit

We would like to thank the following sponsors: Oregon Concrete & Aggregate Producers Association, Sunny Valley Sand and Gravel, Inc., Copeland Paving, Oregonians in Action, Grants Pass Water Lab, Roley’s Pacific Supply, Securing Our Safety (SOS), Grants Pass & Josephine County Chamber of Commerce, and Armadillo
Mining Shop.