Public encouraged to review 2019-2023 Financial Plan & Business Plans

NEWS RELEASE

In advance of Penticton City Council’s upcoming 2019 budget deliberations, scheduled February 26 through 28, residents are encouraged to review the 2019-2023 Financial Plan and Business Plans, now available on the City website www.penticton.ca > Departments > Billing & Finance > Financial Plan – 2019.  

In addition to containing information on all areas of the City’s 2019 budget, these documents also contain details about each city department, including their functions and planned 2019 initiatives. Residents wishing to provide their input directly can do so by attending one of the following public engagement events.

 

Feb. 20

10 am to 12 pm

 

Open House #1

Drop in at the Penticton Seniors’ Drop-in Centre Society to review the plan and discuss with staff and Council.

Feb. 21

4 pm to 7 pm

 

Open House #2

Drop in at the Convention Centre to review the plan and discuss with staff and Council.

 

Feedback gathered at the events will be shared with Council at the start of the February 26-28 budget deliberations.  An agenda detailing the schedule of presentations will be published on the City’s website on February 22.

Can’t attend these events?  Share your input online at https://www.shapeyourcitypenticton.ca/2019-budget-talks

“The City encourages all residents interested in the 2019 budget and business plans to review these documents, attend one of the two scheduled events to meet with staff and ask questions, or post their comments on Shape Your City,” said Chief Financial Officer, Jim Bauer.

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Contacts:

Jim Bauer                                                                                Philip Cooper
Chief Financial Officer                                                            Communication Manager
City of Penticton                                                                     City of Penticton
250-490-2480                                                                         250-490-2583