Gov. Brian Schweitzer announced today that he will open an office in Billings Thursday to help citizens who have comments, questions or concerns regarding the oil spill. Schweitzer will host a public meeting there Friday.
According to a statement released by the governor’s office Wednesday afternoon, the Billings office will be staffed daily from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. by someone who will collect information from citizens and help get answers to their questions or concerns.
Citizens can also call the office at (406) 657-0231 beginning tomorrow. Schweitzer will be in the office for part of the day on Friday.
Schweitzer said state agencies will be holding a public meeting at 10:00 a.m. on July 8.
The office is located at 424 Morey Street in the Montana Department of Transportation Billings District Office.