Community leaders and Terry Bellamy to tour housing in Rutherford County

Here’s the press release from the Terry Bellamy campaign:


FOREST CITY, NC – On Wednesday, April 4, NC-10 Congressional candidate Terry Bellamy along with other community leaders will tour Rutherford County with representatives of Rutherford Housing Partnership for a firsthand look at examples of substandard housing.

Rutherford Housing Partnership, a small local nonprofit, exists to provide urgently needed repairs to the homes of qualified low-income, elderly and disabled homeowners in Rutherford County.

Bellamy is running for the Democratic nomination in the newly redrawn 10th Congressional District. The winner of the May 8th primary will face incumbent Republican Patrick McHenry in November’s general election.

Terry Bellamy is serving her second term as mayor of Asheville, NC. She is the first African-American and the youngest person elected mayor of the city. She is the Executive Director of The Arc of Buncombe County, serves on the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and the Land-of-Sky Regional Council. Bellamy was appointed to the 21st Century Transportation Committee, the Joint Legislative Committee on Housing and the North Carolina League of Municipalities Board of Directors.

For more information, please contact 828-575-2474, or visit the Bellamy for Congress Campaign Office, 900 Hendersonville Road, Suite 308, Asheville, Monday through Friday (9am to 5pm).


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