Wednesday, April 20, 2011

April 20 budget update

  • The Committee of the Whole's budget hearing on the Office of the State Superintendent of Education is April 20 at 10:00 am in the Council Chamber.   The witness list is here.   Watch the hearing live or via computer (OCT or City Council).
  • The next Save Our Safety Net DC strategy meeting is being held April 20 at 6:30 pm at Bread for the City (1525 7th St NW).   SOS will be working on planning for large mobilizations in May, pushing forward the High Income Earner support strategy and getting their Telling the Story of the Budget Cuts art projects underway.   Call Janelle Treibitz if you have trouble finding the meeting; (646) 734-6705.
  • Amanda Hess' D.C. sexual assault, domestic violence services face budget shortfall explains the human impact of a reduced budget should the budget proposed by Mayor Vince Gray be passed by the City Council next month.   Advocates say the proposed Office of Victims Services budget shorts the community $3 million.
  • Ward 3 CM Mary Cheh has launched a survey just for Ward 3 residents.   Take the Ward 3-only budget survey here.

No comments:

Post a Comment