Butterfield to Meet with Constituents on Hunger, Interstate Tolling, and Mammography Awareness, Next Week

Mar 10, 2012
Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC -- Next week, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) will make a series of stops in North Carolina’s First Congressional District, ranging from meeting with residents opposed to tolls on Interstate 95 (I-95) to a tour of Halifax Regional’s Mammography Center.  On Monday, Butterfield will meet with executives from supermarket chain Food Lion to explore ways to bring smaller stores to food desert communities.  Tuesday, the Congressman will meet with a group of community leaders and local business owners who are opposed to implementing tolls on I-95.  In recognition of National Women’s History Month, and to mark the upcoming second anniversary of the Affordable Care Act, Butterfield will attend a Women’s Listening Session at the Wilson Public Library as well as join local leaders in a tour of the Mammography Suite at Halifax Regional’s Mammography Center.  Halifax County has one of the lowest rates of African-American women undergoing routine breast cancer screening. 

The Congressman’s full public calendar follows.


WHAT: Butterfield to Meet with Constituents on Hunger, Interstate Tolling, and Mammography Awareness


Monday, March 12

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.:                

Closed Meeting with Food Lion Executives

The Office of Congressman G. K. Butterfield

216 NE Nash Street, Suite B, Wilson, NC


Tuesday, March 13

11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.:Meeting with I-95 Tolling Group

Roanoke Valley Chamber of Commerce

1640 Julian R. Allsbrook Highway, Roanoke Rapids, NC


12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.:

Mammography Awareness Tour

Halifax Regional Medical Center

250 Smith Church Road, Roanoke Rapids, NC


Wednesday, March 14

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.:

Funeral Service for The Honorable Congressman Donald M. Payne

Metropolitan Baptist Church

149 Springfield Avenue, Newark, NJ


Thursday, March 15

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.:

Intuit Free File Tax Prep


1710 West 6th Street, Greenville, NC


11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.:

Facebook Small Business Boost Workshop

Hilton Greenville

207 SW Greenville Boulevard, Greenville, NC


2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.:

Affordable Care Act and National Women’s History Month Women’s Listening Session

Wilson Public Library

249 Nash Street West, Wilson, NC