Poirier Commerce Award

Rep. Betty Poirier answers questions during an interview prior to being presented with The United Regional Chamber of Commerce Person of the Year award at Plainridge Racecourse Tuesday in Plainville.

PLAINVILLE — The United Regional Chamber of Commerce honored state Rep. Betty Poirier Tuesday as its 2018 Person of the Year.

Chamber President Jack Lank said Poirier was selected for the award for her support for business and her work in the community.

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