Hillsborough County News Release
March 4, 2010
Hillsborough County Wants to Know What Service You Would Reduce
County has added a new blog question to get online feedback on the County
services residents think should be reduced. There is also a Matrix of Services
that easily outlines the County services currently offered.
the budget public hearings last year, County residents showed up in mass to
voice their opinions. This year, County residents are just one click away from
letting their voices be heard.
blog link is - http://hillsboroughfl.blogspot.com/
To find out
details on the FY 11 budget, go to the County's Web page
(www.hillsboroughcounty.org) and click the megaphone graphic to go straight to
all things budget. Residents will even be able to watch the budget hearings and
workshops live or prior meetings on demand.
All public comments,
no matter through which form, will be sent to County management and budget
staff and County Commissioners for consideration in developing the recommended
budget. This recommended budget will be delivered to the County Commissioners
from the County Administrator on June 3.
After that time,
County Commissioners will discuss efficiencies and possible reductions until
the September 23 Budget Public Hearing when the final FY 11 Budget will be
County is offering multiple social media opportunities for residents to be more
engaged in the discussions concerning their county government:
a Fan of Hillsborough County on Facebook (www.facebook.com/HillsboroughFL/);
become a Follower on Twitter (http://twitter.com/HillsboroughFL);
join the discussion on Blog posts (http://hillsboroughfl.blogspot.com/);
email (hcbudget@... );
and voicemail or text message budget concerns to 813-704-0181.
media use only:
For more information, contact Lori Hudson, Communications Director,
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THINK AT THE SINK!
During this ongoing drought, every drop of water counts.
Learn how you can cut water use at http://www.hillsboroughcounty.org/water/conserve