People will have the chance to ask questions and share ideas about Kansas City’s 2014-2015 budget during an online discussion Wednesday.
Mayor Sly James, city manager Troy Schulte, department directors and budget staff will host the budget chat from 3 to 4 p.m., according a release from the city.
To view the submitted budget, go to the city’s website.
To see the budget with line item detail. Visit the city’s open data catalog.
For those who prefer a more traditional approach, there will be three public budget hearings:
• 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Kansas City Police Academy’s auditorium, 6885 N.E. Pleasant Valley Road in Kansas City North.
• 10 a.m. to noon Feb. 22 at the Robert J. Mohart Multipurpose FOCUS Center’s auditorium, 3200 Wayne Ave. in Kansas City.
• 10 a.m. to noon March 1 at the Kansas City Police Department’s South Patrol Division, 9701 Marion Park Drive in Kansas City. Use the main entrance.
Anyone with a disability who needs accommodations to attend the meetings can contact the city’s 311 Call Center at 311, 816-513-1313 or 816-513-1889 for TTY.
Robert A. Cronkleton, email@example.com