Congressman Tours Citizens Telephone Company

Congressman Emanuel Cleaver II, toured the office of Citizens Telephone Company/Citizens Cablevision on Wednesday, September 4, 2013.

In 2013 Citizens Telephone is celebrating its 105th year in continuous operation. The company is also celebrating its 25th Anniversary as an employee-owned company through an Employee Stock Ownership Plan and Trust, or ESOP. Congressman Cleaver toured the company’s facilities and met several employee-owners during his visit. Congressman Cleaver was also in Higginsville for the grand opening of his new district office at 1923 Main Street in Higginsville.

In the picture: Front row, left to right: Shannon Goetz, Cindy Soendker, Congressman Emanuel Cleaver, II, Brian Cornelius, Pam Gillilan. Back row, left to right: Terry Wells, Jeremy Ratliff, John Wade, Buddy Griffith, Steve Harms and Paul Trent.

You can find more information on Congressman Cleaver here: http://cleaver.house.gov/ and a map of his district here: http://cleaver.house.gov/our-district/map-district

More information on Citizens Telephone/Citizens Cablevision can be found here: http://portal.ctcis.net/