Provincial budget talks comes to Kamloops
A public hearing on next year’s provincial budget will be held in Kamloops on Thursday, Oct. 4,
MLA Douglas Horne, chairman of the Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services, is inviting the public in Kamloops to present their ideas on what they want to see in B.C.’s budget.
The input the committee receives will help determine what is included in the 2013/2014 budget.
Including the stop in Kamloops, the bipartisan committee will visit 19 communities across B.C. and conduct a further three video-conference sessions.
In addition to attending and making a submission at the public hearing, B.C. residents can make written, audio or video submissions, and respond to an online survey through the Committee’s website at leg.bc.ca/budgetconsultations/index.asp.
The Kamloops session will be held on Thursday, Oct. 4, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the Tranquille Room at the Holiday Inn and Suites, 675 Tranquille Rd., in North Kamloops.