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Office Location:

Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center
600 East 4th Street
Charlotte NC 28202
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Contact

Clerk to the Board
980-314-2900

Budget Public Hearing

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.
Remote Webex Meeting

Due to COVID-19, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center will be closed to the public. The Budget Public Hearing will be conducted remotely. Members of the public can access and view the meeting on the Government Channel or online at or follow us on Twitter. The public may also call in and listen to the meeting at 408-418-9388 and enter access code 717 082 156.

The Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners values your input on the County budget. The Board will hold a public hearing to receive resident input on the County Manager's Recommended Budget. There are two ways to provide your input on the County Manager’s Recommended FY2021 Budget, you can send in comments or register to speak online.
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Submit Your Comments

The Clerk to the Board will accept comments on the proposed FY2021 budget. All comments will be compiled and submitting to the Board of Commissioners at the Budget Public Hearing. Comments will be archived with the permanent meeting files. Please note, all information provided in comments are subject to the NC Public Records Law and will be released upon request.

Comments may be submitted by email to clerk@mecknc.gov, fax 704-336-5887, or mail to Clerk to the Board, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center, 600 East Fourth Street, 11th Floor, Charlotte, NC 28202.

Deadline to Submit Comments:  All comments must be received by Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

Register to Speak

Please complete this online form in order to register to speak. Speaker registration is available anytime online. Please complete all the questions on the registration form, be sure to include your phone number. Those who include an email address will get an email confirming their registration. The deadline to register to speak is Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

Requirements to Speak
Speakers must provide a phone number when registering to speak and must be available to receive a phone call from the Clerk’s Office between 5:45 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 to ensure you are connected to the remote meeting to address the Board of County Commissioners.

Instructions
Please list the specific budget topic you will be addressing in the "Subject" box. If you’re representing an organization, please list the organization in the "Organization" box. Please indicate if you are speaking alone or with a group by selecting "group" or "individual". An organization represented by one or two persons or an individual representing him or herself is allowed three (3) minutes to speak. Each organization is allowed no more than four (4) speakers with a time allotment of ten (10) minutes total for the group. The Board reserves the right to alter these rules on a case-by-case basis as necessary for the efficient and effective conduct of business.
 

Special Accommodations

Anyone needing special accommodations when attending this meeting and/or if this information is needed in an alternative format contact the Clerk’s Office. The Clerk’s Office is located at 600 East Fourth Street, in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center, 11th floor, Phone: 980-314-2914; Fax 704-336-5887 or E-mail: Clerk@mecknc.gov. We request at least 72-hour notice prior to the meeting to make the appropriate arrangements.


If you have questions, please contact the Clerk’s Office at 980-314-2914 or email Clerk@mecknc.gov.

The Board of County Commissioners is scheduled to adopt a budget and set a tax rate at its Regular meeting on Tuesday, June 2, 2020. It will fund Mecklenburg County services to its residents for one year, beginning July 1, 2020. A copy of the proposed budget will be available for public inspection online at mecknc.gov.


Address

Office Location:

Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center
600 East 4th Street
Charlotte NC 28202
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Contact

Clerk to the Board
980-314-2900