The latest from the Missouri Film Office:
We need every filmmaker in the state of Missouri and Kansas to show up in Jefferson City and tell legislators that we are a business community, and that we would appreciate their support.
WHEN: Next Tuesday, April 19th– 2011
WHERE: State Capitol Building in Jefferson City
TIME: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
If you plan to attend, please follow these steps:
Step 1- RSVP to: Joni Tackette at Jtackette@aol.com
Step 2- When you RSVP, it is very important to include the name of your state representative & state senator in your email. You can find this information at http://www.mo.gov. Click “My Government,” then “Elected Officials.” You will need to know your zip+4 to use the mo.gov site.
(Don’t know your zip+4? Go to: http://zip4.usps.com/zip4/ to find it.)
If you plan to drive to the event, here is a link to a map for the capitol: http://ht.ly/3CMHo. It takes about 2 ½ hours to drive to Jefferson City from Kansas City, so budget your time accordingly.
All attendees of Legislative Day should report to the Senate Alcove on the Third Floor of the State Capitol Building in Jefferson City . There will be signs upon entering the Capitol that will direct you to the Senate Alcove.
10:00 a.m.– Attendees will assemble and receive a legislative briefing by MOMMA lobbyist Jeff Brooks. There will be an overview of day & instructions.
11:00 – Noon- Visits with legislators. Exhibitors should be at their tables during this time.
Noon – 1:00 – Legislators view exhibits and eat lunch in our exhibit area. MOMMA members should be there to mingle. Important for exhibitors to be at their tables during this time.
1:00 – 2:00 – Continue visits with legislators. Exhibitors stay at tables.
2:00 – 3:00 – Update from legislative leaders.
WITH YOUR HELP WE CAN SAVE THE MISSOURI FILM OFFICE AND FILM TAX CREDITS!