The City Council Budget and Finance Committee is continuing its budget workshops over the next week.
The schedule is here http://nbpt.us/Budget_Workshops%20FY11v2.htm
On matters of importance to them, citizens should should contact At-Large Councillors as well as their Ward Councillor. Their contact information is here at http://www.nbpt.us/Clerk/WEB/info/2010CityCounci%20PUBLIC_email_%20phone.htm
Each night after the departmental presentations and discussions there is a period for Public Comment.
Any citizen can make verbal comment then.
The Mayor's Proposed FY 2011 Budget is available on the City's website at http://nbpt.us/budget2011.html
Click on the "Full Budget Narratives with Departmental Information" link for details on each department's mission, goals and objectives, and staffing.
The City Council will make its decisions in early June.