Thursday, October 21, 2010
Testify to City Council, Monday, Oct. 25, and Tuesday, Oct. 26, about impacts of proposed budget cuts
On Monday, October 25, at 2:30 pm in City Council Chambers, the Full City Council will provide a 15-minute public comment period.
At 2:45 pm, there will be a one-hour presentation and discussion by Council staff about the impact of the proposed budget cuts on the Department of Parks and Recreation.
At 3:45pm there will be a similar presentation about the budget cuts proposed for the Fire Department.
On Tuesday, there will be a Public Hearing about the proposed budget in whole (all segments of city government), see details below, from the City Council website.
Tuesday, October 26 Seattle City Hall Council Chambers, 2nd floor 600 Fourth Avenue, 98104 5 p.m. Sign-in 5:30 p.m. Public Hearing
Phone calls (206-684-0481) and e-mails to Budget@seattle.gov are invited from 4:30 and 5 p.m. to be answered live in Council Chambers and broadcast on the Seattle Channel.
Pay parking is available in SeaPark garage between Cherry and James Streets and Fifth and Sixth Avenues. Those attending the budget public hearing receive a discounted rate of $3. Notify the garage cashier as you exit the garage that you attended a City Council public hearing and you will receive the special rate. Click for directions for visiting City Hall.