Governmental Affairs is responsible to the Board of Directors for activities and projects that address public policy issues that affect the business climate and business community of Kinston and Lenoir County. In addition, these activities will inform Chamber membership of identified public policy issues and solicit input from Chamber membership in regards to their own concerns.
The Governmental Affairs Committee follows a procedure to identify and monitor issues relevant to Chamber members. Ongoing discussions with city, county and state officials will increase awareness and build relationships. The goal is to work as partners for the betterment of our community.