January 28th, 2013

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2014 Public Budget Hearings - Register to Testify asap #princegeorges #md #maryland

I recevied this from my County Council Member, Mel Franklin:

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III to Host Fiscal Year
2014 Public Budget Hearings
Three hearings to take place over the next three weeks in North, South, and Central parts of County, residents encouraged to attend and be heard

For Citizens Wanting to Register to Testify:
(301) 952-4547
Upper Marlboro, MD – Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III over the next three weeks will host a series of public hearings to engage citizens in a dialog about the County’s FY 2014 budget.  The hearings, which will be held in the northern, southern, and central parts of the County, will provide residents with an opportunity to provide their input and opinions on the Prince George’s County FY 2014 budget.  The County Executive will in turn use this feedback from the various hearings to help prioritize the County’s spending options for the upcoming year.

Citizens wishing to testify are requested to call the County Government at 301-952-4547, TDD (301) 985-3894) from 8:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M., Monday through Friday for placement on the advance speaker’s list.  Time limitations of three minutes for all speakers will be imposed.  There may be only one speaker per organization.  Written testimony will be accepted in lieu of, or in addition to, oral comments.  Citizens who pre-register will be given priority during budget hearings.

Budget hearings will be broadcast live on the County’s website.

Schedule of FY 2014 Public Budget Hearings:


January 29, 2013, 7:00 pm
Prince George’s Community College
Rennie Forum
301 Largo Road
Largo, MD
February 6, 2013, 7:00pm
Friendly High School
Janella M. Moore Auditorium
10000 Allentown Rd.
Fort Washington, MD

February 12, 2013, 7:00 pm
Laurel High School
Spartan Hall Auditorium
8000 Cherry Lane
Laurel, MD

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