Friday, March 6, 2009

March 17 public briefing on use of stimulus funds

The Committee of the Whole is holding a public briefing on March 17 to follow-up on the earlier hearing on use of the federal stimulus funding.   The Office of the City Administrator will speak to the city’s strategy for applying for competitive grants in the stimulus package.   Further, the administration will share with the Council and the public its priorities for the use of the funds.   The briefing will begin 30 minutes after the regularly scheduled COW (and Legislative Session if one is scheduled) ends.   The briefing will take place in the Council Chamber, Room 500, of the Wilson Building.