<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=192888919167017&amp;ev=PageView&amp;noscript=1">
Saturday, March 2, 2024
March 2, 2024

Linkedin Pinterest

Veterans event brings state officials to Clark County

Advocates: Those who’ve served need easier access to help

By , Columbian staff writer
Published:
success iconThis article is available exclusively to subscribers like you.
4 Photos
Governor's Veterans Affairs Advisory Committee member Paul Herrera speaks to a crowd Wednesday during a veterans services town hall at the Armed Forces Reserve Center in Vancouver.
Governor's Veterans Affairs Advisory Committee member Paul Herrera speaks to a crowd Wednesday during a veterans services town hall at the Armed Forces Reserve Center in Vancouver. (Taylor Balkom/The Columbian) Photo Gallery

Roughly 30 people gathered at the Armed Forces Reserve Center on Wednesday morning to hear from the state’s veterans affairs department and various veterans organizations.

The town hall takeaways: Clark County veterans are asking for more support from the state and federal government while the government scrambles to fill positions and improve access through shortened wait times and enhanced technology.

Thank you for reading The Columbian.

Subscribe now to get unlimited access.

Subscribe Now

Already a subscriber? Sign in right arrow icon
Loading...
Columbian staff writer