WINCHESTER — A representative from Gov. Ralph Northam’s office will hold “office hours” at the Firefly Cafe, 3035 Valley Ave., today.

Suzanne Holland, special assistant for community engagement, will be at the cafe from noon to 2 p.m. to “listen to residents’ concerns, connect them to state resources, and provide information on services like Medicaid enrollment and the restoration of rights,” according to a news release.

Carley Walker, marketing director for NW Works, which runs the cafe, said on Wednesday that the visit is part of a “community office hours” program the governor’s office is trying around the commonwealth.

“People can bring their questions and issues,” Walker said. “I’m hoping it’ll be something on a regular basis.”

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Steve Cunningham

Suzanne, I can't make today's event, here is my question - When will Ralph Northam resign as governor, as was requested by a majority of the Democratic Party and Virginians?


Wow...we get a staffer to come "hear our concerns". Residents of Winchester should be so honored so as to have an esteemed member of the Gov's staff come talk with us! Phooy...send the Gov or send nobody!

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