Budget hearings set to begin on Wednesday, June 6th
Monday June 4, 2007
Louisville Metro Council
For More Information Contact:
Stephen Haag: 574-1204/ 645-1752
For Immediate Release:
The Metro Council’s Budget Committee will begin its review of Mayor Jerry Abramson’s FY 2008 Budget on Wednesday, June 6th at 9:00 am.
The hearings will begin with an overview presentation of the operating and capital budgets by officials of the Finance Cabinet.
On Thursday, June 7th, the first of the agency budgets will be reviewed including Human resources, the Louisville Free Public Library and Parks and Recreation.
The Budget Committee is chaired by Councilwoman Madonna Flood (D) 24. The Vice Chair is Councilman Hal Heiner (R) 19.
Budget Committee members include; Barbara Shanklin (D) 2, Mary C. Woolridge (D) 3, Cheri Bryant Hamilton (D) 5, Ken Fleming (R) 7, Jim King (D) 10, Kevin Kramer (R) 11, Kelly Downard (R) 16, Stuart Benson (R) 20 and Dan Johnson (D) 21.
All of the budget hearings will be broadcast live on Metro TV, Channel 25 on Insight Cable.