LATIMER TO HOST BUDGET HEARING
Westchester residents are invited to attend and speak out on the
proposed 2011-2012 New York State Budget at a public hearing sponsored by
Assemblyman George Latimer. The Community Hearing will be held on
Thursday, February 17th at the Port Chester Seniors Center, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Attendees may testify for up to four (4) minutes on any aspect of the State
budget proposal; written testimony will also be accepted at the hearing
and over the ensuing week (until Friday, February 25th). The Governor's
proposed budget totals over $135 billion; budget highlights may
be viewed on the Assembly website at www.budget.state.ny.us.
No appointment is required; speakers will be heard on a first-come,
first-served basis, with a few exceptions made for unique circumstances.
Latimer will be hold the hearing open for four continuous hours to
accomodate those who attend. Other state legislators have been invited
to attend as well.
For further information, contact Assemblyman Latimer's office at 777-3832