Final open carry gun law workshop today at the Borger Chamber office

Tom Hinde

The final gun law workshop presented by the Borger Police Dept. and Chamber of Commerce is scheduled for today. The workshop is designed to inform citizens and businesses in Borger concerning new open carry gun laws and active shooter response awareness. As of January 1, 2016 individuals can carry a handgun openly or concealed as long as they are licensed by Texas or a state with reciprocity.

Today's workshop is the last opportunity for resident's to attend. The event will be held at the Borger Chamber of Commerce board room located at 613 N. Main St. The program begins at 4:00 p.m. The chamber of commerce has asked those attending to please park behind the chamber office. For more information contact the Borger Chamber of Commerce at (806) 274-2211.