Wednesday, January 21, 2015
On Friday, January 16th, I participated in a joint meeting with
Gloucester’s City Council and the city’s Fisheries Commission to discuss the
current state and the future of the fishing industry. The meeting, which was
held in Kyrouz Auditorium at City Hall, included fishermen; shoreside business
operators; and city, state, and federal officials. It was a diverse crowd of
stakeholders that provided a tremendous amount of expertise and experience in
assessing Gloucester’s fisheries.
During the meeting I reported on our accomplishments over the past year and the progress of other measures. They include:
To read a more in-depth summary of the meeting, please click here to view a Gloucester Daily times report.