Alberni brings 2012 budget to public

Alberni residents will have an opportunity to give input on the city's five-year budget plan starting Feb. 15 at the Capitol Theatre.

Port Alberni city council will present an overview of its draft five-year financial plan at a public meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 7 p.m. at the Capitol Theatre.

The public will have an opportunity to give input on the draft plan at that time.

Detailed presentations from each of the city’s departments will be provided at subsequent public meetings from Feb. 20–22 in council chambers at city hall:

Monday, Feb. 20–administration, IT and finance at 2 p.m.; parks & recreation, museum and McLean Mill at 7 p.m.

Tuesday, Feb. 21–human resources and planning at 2 p.m.; public works, fire department at 7 p.m.

Wednesday, Feb. 22–economic development, RCMP at 7 p.m.

More detailed information will be provided in advance and posted online at www.portalberni.ca. Questions can also be directed to city manager Ken Watson at 250-720-2824 or via e-mail at ken_watson@portalberni.ca.

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