City Councilmembers Bob Dyer and Shannon Kane will host a town hall meeting Thursday, April 10, for Virginia Beach residents to discuss the proposed city budget and other issues. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the Joint-Use Library, at Rosemont Road and Faculty Boulevard, on the Tidewater Community College campus.
City Budget Director Catheryn Whitesell will present details from the proposed budget. Dyer and Kane will present general updates for their Centerville and Rose Hall districts. The councilmembers and Whitesell will then take questions and comments.
To read the proposed budget, visit www.VBgov.com/budget. Three PDF documents are available:
· An executive summary
· The proposed operating budget
· The proposed six-year Capital Improvement Program
Two public budget hearings are scheduled:
· Tuesday, April 22, in the City Council chamber at 6 p.m.
· Thursday, May 1, at Kempsville High School, 5194 Chief Trail, at 6 p.m.
The City Council will hold workshops to discuss the budget on April 1, 8, 15 and 22. The council will hold a budget reconciliation workshop on May 6 and will vote on the budget May 13.
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