Public CPS Budget Hearings to be Held This Week

Chicago Public Schools will hold its public budget meetings this week. Parents and members of the community can attend and will have the opportunity to register for a 2-minute speaking slot.
Capital budget hearings will take place in three locations: National Teachers Academy (55 W. Cermak Rd.), Bridge Elementary (3800 N. New England Ave.), and Kennedy High School (6325 W. 56th St.) on Wednesday, Aug. 17. from 6:00 p.m. – 8 p.m. Registration is 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
The Truth-in-Taxation hearing will be held at Chicago Public Schools, 42 W. Madison St., Chicago IL 60602, on Thursday, Aug. 18 from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Registration is 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Budget hearings will also take place at Chicago Public Schools. The meetings will be on Friday, Aug. 19 at two separate time slots. The morning meeting will be 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. with registration from 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.  The afternoon meeting will be 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. with registration from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
To see the breakdown of the proposed budget, download a copy of the FY17 Budget Book.


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