Councillor Shelley Carroll

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Wednesday, October 31, 2007

Participate in the City’s 2008 Capital Budget process

The City of Toronto is now considering the 2008 Capital Budget and 2009 to 2012 Capital Plan. This five-year plan determines the capital projects the City will undertake to maintain and improve City assets, including roads, bridges, transit, community centres and libraries.

There are several ways to have your opinion considered:

1. Make a public presentation to the Budget Committee at its Capital Budget Hearing:
Capital Budget Hearing - November 13
Budget Committee
Time: 9:30 am
Location: City Hall, 2nd Floor, Committee Room 1

Please contact the Budget Committee at 416-392-7340 by noon on November 12 if you intend to make a public presentation. There will be a five-minute presentation time limit.

2. Submit a written presentation to:
Budget Committee
City Hall
100 Queen St. W.
10th Floor, West Tower
Toronto, ON M5H 2N2

3. Send a letter or e-mail to your local City Councillor:
For information about how to contact your City Councillor, please call Access Toronto at 416-338-0338. City Council will review and consider approval of the final Capital Budget at the Council meeting on December 6.

For more information about the City Budget and the 2008 budget process, visit

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