ITHACA, N.Y. — Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton, D/WF-125, has announced her 2017 schedule of town hall meetings. The meetings are a chance for the public to ask questions and learn about the state budget and other issues of concern.

Lifton represents Tompkins County and parts of Cortland County.

The meetings are as follows:

• Caroline Town Hall

7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15

2670 Slaterville Springs Road

Slaterville Springs, New York

• Cortlandville Town Hall

3 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16

3577 Terrace Road

Cortland, New York

• Virgil Town Hall

7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16

1179 Church St.

Virgil,  New York

• Ithaca Town Hall

3 to 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17

215 N. Tioga St.

Ithaca, New York

Featured image: On left, Barbara Lifton endorses a program meant to help prevent homelessness, Home Stability Support, on Feb. 1 in Ithaca. By Jolene Almendarez/Ithaca Voice

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