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October 7, 2014 at 3:13 PM

First public hearing on Seattle’s budget today at 5:30 p.m.

The Seattle City Council will hold the first of two public hearings on Mayor Ed Murray’s proposed 2015 and 2016 budget at 5:30 p.m. at Garfield Community Center in the Central District.

People wishing to provide public comment must sign up between 4:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. on sheets provided at the center.

The hearing will be shown live on Seattle Channel 21 and at www.seattle.gov/councillive.

The second hearing will be 5:30 p.m. on Oct. 23 at the council’s chambers in City Hall.

Written comments on the mayor’s proposed budget will be accepted until the council adopts its final budget on or before Nov. 24.

To submit a written comment, email council@seattle.gov or send mail to Councilmember Nick Licata, Attn: Emilia Sanchez, Deputy City Clerk, PO Box 94728, Seattle, WA 98124.

The mayor’s proposed budget can be viewed here.

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