Office Of Multicultural Affairs Hosts TBI Town Hall Meeting On Human Trafficking

Thursday, January 24, 2013

The City of Chattanooga Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA), in partnership with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI), invites the public to a Town Hall meeting regarding human trafficking on Friday, from 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Development Resource Center, 1250 Market Street, Chattanooga, Tn. 37402.  

During the town hall meeting, TBI Director Mark Gwyn will be joined by state representatives and dignitaries to discuss the issue of human trafficking and the related 2013 legislation.

The public is invited to join the dialogue about the efforts being made on a statewide level to prevent and put an end to human trafficking.  There is no cost to attend.  

For information, call the OMA at 423 643-6706 or email oma@chattanooga.gov.



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