Chamber to host public works director

Chamber to  host public  works directorThe Ridgecrest Chamber of Commerce will host Bard Lower, director of public works for the city of Ridgecrest, at its Tuesday, Aug. 14, luncheon at noon at the Historic USO Building.

Lower promises an update on road projects in the city.

“He oversees not just street maintenance for our community, but also our local transit, wastewater, and engineering,” said chamber CEO Suzette Caufield.

“His division is responsible for utilizing Measure L & V, as well as TAB funding to best meet the needs of our community.

“I am looking forward to having Bard as our August speaker at our monthly luncheon.”

The cost is $20 per chamber member with an RSVP, or $25 per visitor or member without reservations.

To make a reservation call the chamber at 760-375-8331.

Story First Published: 2018-08-10