News from Kamloops

February 4, 2013

Last budget session before Council deliberations

Kamloops, B.C. - Tomorrow marks the last of the public input sessions for the City's budget process, with presentations by Development and Engineering Services, and Corporate Services and Community Safety. The meeting takes place from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Parkside Lounge at Interior Savings Centre, and will include topics ranging from transit issues to fire and police services.

Presentation materials for the meeting are available on the City website at www.kamloops.ca/2013budget. Follow along at home by watching the live broadcast and participating in the conversation at #kamloopsbudget on Twitter.

These public meetings will be summed up with final deliberations taking place on April 9th at 9:00 am in Council Chambers. This meeting will determine the final tax rate for 2013.

So let's talk. By sharing your priorities and participating in the City's budget process, you can help create a strong future for our city.

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Media Contact:
Mayor Peter Milobar
City of Kamloops
250-828-3494
mayor@kamloops.ca

Tammy Roberston, Business and Client Services Manager
City of Kamloops
250-828-3572
troberston@kamloops.ca