This fall OPAL is planning to launch an effort to pursue racial equity in budgeting at the City of Evanston. We applaud the efforts of the City staff to encourage citizen participation in the budget process by hosting meeting to elict community comment and provide a budget overview presentation.
In preparation to have a fully educated and engaged dialogue OPAL is hosting "Racial Equity in City Budgeting" on Saturday Sept 17, 9:30-11:30am @ Gibbs-Morrison (1823 Church). Please join us as we discuss how racial equity can be applied to budgeting, highlight some areas of concern from the current budget, and resource allocation disparities.
COE Budget Mtg: Wed. 9/21 @7p, Fri. 10/7 @5p, Mon. 10/17 @ 7p, Sat. 10/29 @9a
*All mtgs held at Morton Center - 2100 Ridge Ave