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Here's The Program For Sen. Ricketts' April 5 Visit To Kimball

The Observer obtained the following program and list of scheduled attendees and speakers for the visit of U.S. Sen. Pete Ricketts in Kimball on Wednesday, April 5.

U.S. Senator

Pete Ricketts’ Visit

Wednesday April 5, 2023

2:00 P.M.– 4:00 P.M.

Kimball County Transit

233 S Chestnut Street, Kimball, NE

Welcome to Kimball

Mayor Morrison – USAF Sentinel Projects and its effects on the community.

Presentation from Clean Harbors Environmental Services on expansion and future growth:

Brad Reader – Plant Facility Manager

Lezah Saunders – Facility Incinerator Manager

Alyssa King – Environmental Compliance Manager

Presentation from Kimball Health Services on new hospital construction and expansion of health services:

Ken Hunter – CEO

Kerry Ferguson – Director of Community Relations and Foundations

Nicole Snyder – Project Manager

Troy Kurz – Project Manager

Cassie Gasseling – Chief Financial Officer

Presentation from Kimball County Transit on KCTS growth and future projects for expansion of rural services:

Christy Warner – Kimball County Transit Administrator

Carl Stander – Kimball County Commissioner

Open Discussion with Kimball County School District and students:

Trevor Anderson – Kimball Public School Superintendent

Jeri Ferguson – Kimball High School Civics Teacher

4 select students: Civics Class Seniors

Representative from Nebraska Senator Brian Hardin’s office: Legislative Aide Michael Ferguson

Other attendees from the City of Kimball:

City Council President – Gabe Ingram

City Councilwoman – Christy Warner (also KCTS Administrator)

City Councilman – Creg Pike

Police Chief – Andy Bremer

City Administrator – Annette Brower

Susanne Brodine – City Engineer Olsson, Public Engagement

Nate McHargue – City Engineer Olsson, Government Relations

Other attendees from the County of Kimball:

Sheriff – Dave Hottell