Saturday, May 9, 2009

Upcoming Council hearings

Now that budget season is all but over, the City Council is getting back to business, holding hearings, performing oversight, and the like.   Some of what we can expect in the future, from the May 8 DCR is:
  • Public hearing on B18-0076, "Public Land Surplus Standards Amendment Act of 2009", May 29, 11:00 am in the JAWB Council Chamber.   The hearing is convened by Committee on Government Operations and the Environment (Ward 3 CM Mary Cheh).
  • Public hearing on B18-69, "Anti-Graffiti Act of 2009", May 29, Noon, JAWB Room 412.   The Committee on Public Safety & the Judiciary (At-large CM Phil Mendelson, chair) seeks testimony on the bill reported out of the Committee on Public Works and Transportation (Ward 1 CM Jim Graham, chair).
  • Public oversight roundtable on the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Washington and the Omnibus Childcare Background Regulations, May 27, 10:00 am in the JAWB Council Chamber.   The roundtable is sponsored by Ward 5 CM Harry Thomas, chair of the Committee on Libraries, Parks and Recreation.

Check out the details about the hearings in the DCR.