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LQHBA Members Urged To Attend Commission Meeting In Opposition of Fair Grounds QH Meet Move

the LRC meeting will be held Monday, August 27th in the Monteleone Hotel's Queen Anne Ballroom.

NEW ORLEANS, LA—AUGUST 22, 2018—Louisiana horsemen and women are urged to attend the Louisiana State Racing Commission meeting scheduled for August 27th in New Orleans .

The meeting has been scheduled in opposition of the 2019 Quarter Horse meet with a request for move the normal August/September dates to late March or early April 2019.

"This change would negatively impact our Quarter Horse racing and breeding industry," LQHBA Executive Director Tony Patterson said today. "We need the Fair Grounds Quarter Horse meet to remain in the August/September schedule," he added.

The commission meeting will be held at 9 a.m. Monday, August 27th in the Monteleone Hotel's Queen Anne Ballroom located on 214 Royal Street in New Orleans (70130).

For more information visit the associations website or call the LQHBA office at 318.487.9506.

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