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For Immediate Release: 1/23/2014
Leggett to Hold Last Two FY15 Operating Budget Public Forums Next Week to Obtain Residents’ Input on Budget Priorities

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett is sponsoring the last two of five budget forums on Monday and Wednesday next week to seek input from residents about Fiscal Year 2015 Operating Budget priorities.

“These public forums give our residents an opportunity to tell me what’s important to them as I prepare next year’s operating budget for submission to the County Council on March 17,” said Leggett. “Input from residents for the FY 15 budget is crucial in helping me determine the County’s budget priorities.”

The final forums are scheduled for:

• Monday, January 27, Mid-County Community Recreation Center, 2004 Queensguard Road, Silver Spring; and

• Wednesday, January 29, Silver Spring Civic Building, One Veterans Place, Silver Spring.

Sign language interpreter services will be provided only upon request with notice as far in advance as possible, but no less than 72 hours prior to the event. If these or other services or aids are needed to participate in this activity, please call 240-777-6507, TTY 240-777-6505 or email a request to

The County Executive announces his Recommended Fiscal Year 2015 Operating Budget on March 17. The County Council approves the operating budget at the end of May.

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Release ID: 14-034
Media Contact: Esther Bowring 240-777-6507

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