(WASHINGTON, DC) – Mayor Vincent C. Gray today said he looks forward to town hall budget briefings he will hold in every ward to educate and receive feedback from residents about his proposed Fiscal Year 2012 Budget and Financial Plan. Mayor Gray will co-host the first meeting in Ward 8 with Councilmember Marion Barry, Jr. on Monday, April 25 at 7:00 p.m. at Savoy Elementary School, 2400 Shannon Place, SE
Mayor Gray also thanked the following community organizations for serving as co-hosts:
Anacostia Coordinating Council
Congress Heights Main Streets
Monterey Park Home Owners Association
Parklands Community Center
Ward 8 Business Council
The Matthews Memorial Terrace/Creative Opportunity Venture, Inc.
Ward 8 Workforce Development Council
Far Southeast Family Strengthening Collaborative, Inc.
Staff from various District government agencies will be on hand to provide information about services. Following Ward 8, the next town hall meeting is scheduled for Monday, May 2, at 7 p.m. at Brightwood Elementary School, 1300 Nicholson Street, NW, in Ward 4. The entire list of town hall meetings is available at http://budget.dc.gov/community-meetings and on www.dc.gov.