The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce’s Government Division will host will host a virtual webinar, “Richmond Update with Mayor Haas” on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 from 12:00 AM- 1:00 PM. will be moderated by King Banerjee, FBCC Business & Professional Division Chair. This event is generously sponsored by Linebarger Law Firm, LLP and Veranda. Sponsors listed as of April 16, 2021.
Join us as we hear from newly elected Mayor Rebecca Haas of the City of Richmond for an exceptional update on the City of Richmond and explore what is next.
Mayor Haas is a constant advocate for promoting the town that she loves, Richmond, Texas! She has been a resident of Richmond for 50+ years and a business owner in the Historical Downtown District for the past seven years.
The Governmental Relations Division of the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce is under the leadership of Chair, Christopher Breaux, Whitley Penn, LLP. The Governmental Relations Division provides Chamber members with access to local, state and federal officials, promotes the understanding of current legislative issues and gives its membership the opportunity for input.
This division also provides a forum for discussion of relevant legislative matters, updates on key legislation, and provides leadership on legislation which is important to its members. During election years, the division conducts community candidate forums for municipal, primary, secondary and higher education, county, state and federal elections that provide a fair and unbiased opportunity for members to understand the qualifications and positions of the candidates as well as the key issues affecting an election.
About the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce
The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce is the only 5-star accredited chamber in greater Houston region. As the advocate for excellence in Fort Bend County and beyond, membership provides both immediate and long-term benefits for your business and helps build momentum for our community’s future.