Elk Grove is planning two town hall meetings this week to discuss the city's budget for the coming fiscal year.
The public meetings are set for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Elk Grove Regional Park Pavilion, 9950 Elk Grove-Florin Road; and Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in the Poppy Room of the Wackford Community and Aquatic Complex, 9014 Bruceville Road.
Participants will be able to learn more about the budget process and spending plan for the new fiscal year, which starts July 1. They also can weigh in on city spending priorities.
Elk Grove's current city budget is about $157 million.
Comments on the budget can also be submitted online at www.elkgrovecity.org /city-manager/contact.asp or via the U.S. Postal Service. The mailing address is Budget c/o City Manager's Office, City of Elk Grove, 8401 Laguna Palms Way, Elk Grove, CA 95758.
For more details, call the City Manager's Office, (916) 478-2201. To view the 2012-13 fiscal budget, visit www.elkgrovecity.org/finance/annual-budget.asp
Call The Bee's Anne Gonzales, (916) 321-1049.