August 13, 2004

Crapo Plans Summit On Esa Reform, Grazing;Honors Life-Saving Idahoans

Will also open his Health Awareness Booth at Western Idaho Fair, Address â??First Bookâ?? literacy event

Idaho Falls â?? Idaho Senator Mike Crapo continues his work and travel during the August work period by discussing the future of Idaho passenger bus service in Idaho Falls and reform of the Endangered Species Act during his second annual Grazing Summit in Boise. Crapo will also honor Idaho scouts and a trio of women for their part in a pair of life-saving volunteer efforts with his â??Spirit of Idahoâ?? Award. Times listed in the following schedule are local; the schedule is subject to change. Monday, August 1611:00 a.m. Idaho Falls -- Presented with a flight suit presentation from Idaho Wing, Civil Air Patrol, for Crapoâ??s membership in the Congressional Squadron of CAP. At the War Memorial on Memorial Drive.11:20 a.m. Idaho Falls -- Present Spirit of Idaho awards to three women, Dana Hughes, Whitney Crapo, and Susie Lage, who saved the life of Ashley Siddoway who was struck by lightning in late May. At the War Memorial on Memorial Drive.Noon Idaho Falls â?? Join Rimrock Trailways owner Tom Forseth for a news conference on the future of passenger bus service in Eastern Idaho. At the Greyhound Bus Depot, Corner of Utah and Denver Streets.1:00 p.m. Idaho Falls -- Keynote speaker at INEEL Cyber Security/SCADA Conference. At the Shilo Inn, 780 Lindsay Blvd. Tuesday, August 177:30 a.m. Caldwell -- Attend Buckaroo Breakfast, Albertson College of Idaho, 2100 Cleveland Blvd.10:45 a.m. Boise -- Speak at First Book literacy advocate event. In the Bishop Barnwell Room, 2nd Floor, Student Union Building, Boise State University.1:00 p.m. Boise â?? Conduct opening session, discuss ESA reforms and collaborative management on resource and public lands issues at 2nd Annual Grazing Summit. In Boise City Council Chambers, Boise City Hall, 150 N. Capital.7:00 p.m. Caldwell -- Attend Caldwell Night Rodeo. Wednesday, August 189:00 a.m. Boise â?? Conduct 2nd session, 2nd Annual Grazing Summit. In Boise City Council Chambers, Boise City Hall, 150 N. Capital.10:30 a.m. Boise -- Honors Idaho Boy Scouts and Scout leaders for their role in saving the life of a climber on Mount Borah earlier this year. Members of Eagle-area Troop 321 will receive the Spirit of Idaho Award from Senator Crapo in the Third Floor Lobby of Boise City Hall, outside the Grazing Summit held in the City Council Chambers.4:00 p.m. Buhl -- Speak at Farm Services Agency. At 8th Street Center. Thursday, August 1911:00 a.m. Jerome -- Tour Microbial Vac. At 801 N. Lincoln.1:00 p.m. Rupert -- Present Spirit of Idaho to Cary Hamilton, Home Sweet Home, for domestic violence shelter assistance. At Rupert City Hall, 624 F Street.6:00 p.m. Twin Falls -- Live interview, KMVT evening newscast Friday, August 2012:00 p.m. Sun Valley -- Keynote Speaker at the Idaho Land Title Association 3-State Convention. At Sun Valley-Challenger Inn. Saturday, August 2111:30 a.m. Garden City â?? Kick off the 4th season of the Mike Crapo Health Awareness Booth at the Western Idaho Fair. At the Western Idaho Fairgrounds. # # #