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City seeks public input on 2018 budget

SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Mayor David Condon, along with members of the City Council, will host several discussions about the 2018 budget and the city's new plan to get feedback from the public.

The 2018 Program Budget is in the first draft. The budget will be finalized after months of discussions with the public and their priorities and about the city's performance.

“A few items still require more discussion with the Council in the coming weeks and the budget is still a draft, which is where we need your help,” Condon said.

The discussions will be held on:
-Tuesday, Oct. 24 at 6 pm – Spokane Public Library, 906 W. Main in The Lens on the third floor.
Hosts:  Mayor David Condon and Council President Ben Stuckart
-Wednesday, Nov. 1 at 6 pm – A telephone town hall discussion. People can join toll free at 855-312-2107, live on Facebook @spokanecity, live on City Cable 5, or in person at City Hall in the Council Chambers, 808 W. Spokane Falls, lower level.
Hosts:  Mayor David Condon, Council President Ben Stuckart, and Councilmember Amber Waldref
-Tuesday, Nov. 7 at 6 pm – Northeast Community Center, 4001 N. Cook.
Hosts:  Mayor David Condon, Councilmembers Mike Fagan and Amber Waldref
-Wednesday, Nov. 8 at 6 pm – Shadle Library Branch, 2111 W. Wellesley.
Hosts:  Mayor David Condon, Councilmembers Candace Mumm and Karen Stratton
-Thursday, Nov. 9 at 6 pm – South Hill Library Branch, 3324 S. Perry.
Hosts:  Mayor David Condon, Councilmembers Breean Beggs and Lori Kinnear