On February 8, 2017, Rep. Michael Meredith (left) assumed the chairmanship of the House Local Government Committee in Frankfort, Ky. He was joined by former chair, Rep. Steve Riggs (right), as the gavel was ceremonially passed on to him.
The committee heard testimony from the Kentucky League of Cities and the Kentucky Association of Counties on their priorities for the 2017 Regular Session. Here, Rep. Meredith is seen convening the committee for the first time as Chairman. (photos courtesy HOUSE MAJORITY COMMUNICATIONS)