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Illinois: Oak Park Considering Additional Firearm Regulations and Has Stacked the Deck Against Gun Owners!

Sunday, February 26, 2012

Plan to Attend and Speak at the Board of Health Meeting This Tuesday 

The Oak Park Board of Health will meet this Tuesday, February 28, to consider a local regulation of firearms with special guest speaker Mark Walsh, campaign director for the Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence.   While this Board has clearly taken up an anti-gun position, it is vital that you attend this meeting to set the record straight: the citizens of Oak Park will not stand for the imposition of additional regulations on the sale and possession of firearms by law-abiding people.

The Oak Park Board of Health meets at 6:00 PM in Room 102 of the Village Hall located at 123 Madison Street.  Your opinion matters, so please plan to attend this meeting to voice your opposition to any new penalties on lawful firearm ownership!  For further information regarding this meeting and how you may participate during public comment, you may call (708) 358-5480 and e-mail health@oak-park.us.

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