The League of Women Voters of Palm Beach County will host a timely, informative and free Zoom event on Wednesday, Aug. 18 at noon.
This Hot Topic Discussion on Home Rule will feature Palm Beach County Commissioner Melissa McKinlay as the guest speaker.
McKinlay’s topic will be the concept of Home Rule and its importance in the governance of Palm Beach County and its local municipalities.
First elected to the Palm Beach County Commission in 2014, McKinlay served as mayor in 2017-18 and was re-elected unopposed in 2018.
McKinlay is the immediate past president of the Florida Association of Counties, vice chair of the National Association of Counties’ Agriculture & Rural Affairs Policy Steering Committee and a member of the NACo Board of Directors.