Public Hearing Announced To Discuss Closure of Lawton South Nutrition Site

(FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE)

April 28, 2017

The Association of South Central Oklahoma Governments (ASCOG) Area Agency on Aging is hosting a public hearing to consider the potential site closure of the nutrition site currently located at Centenary United Methodist Church effective June 30.  The hearing will be held May 25 at 11:00 a.m. at the Centenary Methodist Church at 704 SW D Ave in Lawton.  Centenary United Methodist Church is ADA accessible.

On April 17, ASCOG’s current senior nutrition contractor, Delta Nutrition, received notice from Centenary United Methodist Church that their agreement to provide space for the nutrition site would be terminated effective June 30.  Centenary United Methodist Church has been a very generous partner for the senior nutrition program and ASCOG remains grateful for their contributions to Lawton seniors.

Older Americans Act funding for ASCOG is provided through DHS Aging Services.  ASCOG makes no distinction on the grounds of race, color, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, religion or disability.

For additional information, or to request an accommodation, contact Ken Jones at 580.736.7972 or jone_ke@ascog.org.