City requests public feedback on proposed half-billion-dollar 2017 budgetCity Council will host a public hearing and town hall on the 2017 city budget Thursday, Oct. 20 from 5:30 to 7 p.m.
With a budget of nearly half a billion dollars, “council definitely wants to hear from the citizens,” said District 1 City Councilmember Don Knight, who chairs the city's budget committee.
The proposed budget can be viewed on the city website at: coloradosprings.gov/budget.
The hearing will be at City Hall, 107 N. Nevada Ave. People wanting to speak there can start signing up at 3 p.m. Oct. 20. Also, budget comments can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or phoned in to 385-5494.
The hearing will be broadcast on Springs TV channel 18. According to a press release, the video will be posted afterward at coloradosprings.legistar.com.
From a press release