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Savannah mayor, city council visit D.C. for annual conference

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Savannah city council and Mayor Edna Jackson are in Washington D.C. to attend the National League of Cities annual Conference.

On Monday, they'll be meeting with Corey Ray of the U.S. Department of Justice. Then on Tuesday, they meet with Congressmen Jack Kingston and John Barrow, Senator Saxby Chambliss, and also with the U.S. Department of Transportation's deputy secretary. 

During last year's trip, Mayor Edna Jackson got to shake hands with President Obama. She was part of city leaders with the NLC who got a chance to meet with the President in Washington to let him know what was happening in our community. 

Mayor Jackson and city council will return from their trip on Wednesday.

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