How you can have your say in the 2019 municipal budgets
As budget considerations continue across Waterloo region, here's how people can learn more about their local budgets, and how they can provide feedback.
Residents can share feedback and ideas either:
- by attending a public meeting scheduled for Jan. 16 and Feb. 6 at 6 p.m. in council chambers.
- through a feedback forum launching on Jan. 9 through Engage Region of Waterloo.
The region's final 2019 budget is scheduled to be reviewed by council on Feb. 19.
Residents can share their feedback and ideas either:
- at a public input session on Jan. 21.
- by taking a 5-minute survey here.
Kitchener's final 2019 budget is scheduled be approved by council on Jan. 31.
Residents can share their feedback on the budget process here.
Waterloo's final 2019 budget is scheduled to be approved by council on Feb 11.
Residents can share their feedback and ideas by attending at one of the city's 'Budget Road Shows' listed below:
Budget Road Show 1
When: Monday Jan. 21
Where: Preston Auditorium — Hall
Budget Road Show 2
When: Wednesday Jan. 23
Where: Hespeler Memorial Arena — Meeting Room
Budget Road Show 3
When: Wednesday Jan 30
Where: Old Post Office (Galt) — Main Level
Community members can direct any questions pertaining to the draft 2019 budget to the treasurer/director of corporate services at 519-632-8800 ext. 123.
Residents can share their feedback and ideas by attending a public consultation meeting at the Township of Wellesley Council Chambers, 4805 William Hastings Line, Crosshill on Jan. 7 from 9:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
If required, additional consultation meetings will be held on January 9 and 11.
Budget information for Woolwich and Wilmot townships have not yet been posted online.