The Coastal Republican Women’s Club will host LaRon Bennett, chairman of the Urban Redevelopment Agency at its May meeting.

The agency is guiding and overseeing completion of certain projects in downtown Brunswick, including the Oglethorpe Conference Center and renovations at Mary Ross Waterfront Park.

The luncheon begins at 11:30 a.m. and the meeting begins at noon at the Brunswick Country Club, 4041 U.S. Highway 17.

The lunch buffet costs $16. Everyone is invited to attend. Reservations should be made prior to attending by contacting Reba Reyna at 912-264-1675 or Gussie Gammon at 912-506-7585 or at gussiegamon@gmail.com. Reservations should be made by Friday.

— Larry Hobbs

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