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Last updated: 06/20/2017 - 3:23pm

City Council Committee on Ways and Means Hearing on Dockets #0908, 0909, 0910, 0911 - FY18 Budget Resubmittal

This is a heairng to review the FY18 Resubmitted Budget. The Chair of the Committee is Councilor Ciommo and the Sponsor of the dockets is the Mayor.
The public can offer testimony.

Discussion Topics

  1. Docket #0908

    Message and order for Annual Appropriation and Tax Order for FY2018.

  2. Docket #0909

    Message and order for Annual Appropriation for the School Department for FY2018.

  3. Docket #0910

    Message and order approving an appropriation of Forty Million Dollars ($40,000,000.00) to the Other Post-Employment Benefits (OPEB) Liability Trust Fund established under Section 20 of Massachusetts General Law Chapter 32B.

  4. Docket #0911

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to appropriate the amount of One Million Dollars ($1,000,000.00) from the City's Capital Grant Fund in order to increase Boston's Vision Zero capital program investment in Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) to $4.1 million. This funding which will expand our Neighborhood Slow Streets program is part of the City's comprehensive investment in street safety.

    These matters were sponsored by the Mayor, and referred to the Committee on June 21, 2017 .

    NOTICE:  The Boston City Council may have a quorum in attendance due to standing committees of the City Council consisting of both voting and non-voting members.  However, members attending this duly posted meeting are participating and deliberating only in conjunction with the business of the standing committee.

    Public Testimony

    Members of the public are cordially invited to attend and testify.  If you have not testified at a Council hearing before, please arrive five (5) minutes before the call of the hearing to sign up and become familiar with the hearing format, testimony locations and sound system.  Please bring fifteen (15) copies of any written documentation you wish to present at the hearing.

    Written comments may be made part of the record and available to all Councilors by sending them by email, fax or mail to arrive before the hearing, please use the information below.

    Mail Address:  Docket #0908, 0909, 0910, 0911, City Council, City Hall, 5th Floor, Boston MA  02201

    Fax Number:  (617) 635-4203 Attn: Kate Sullivan   , Docket # 0908, 0909. 0910, 0911


    Staff Email:   Staff Telephone:  617 635- 4644

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