Legislator to hold town hall meeting Thursday

State Rep. Brandon Ellington, will conduct a town hall meeting 7 p.m. Thursday in Independence.

Ellington, a Democrat, represents District 22, which includes part of western Independence and eastern Kansas City. The meeting will start at 7 p.m. at the Maywood Baptist Church Youth Chapel at 10505 E. Winner Road.

Ellington plans an open discussion on the upcoming veto session, crime, education and economic development.

– Karl Zinke