Posted on: 4/11/17
Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board offers options for public consultation/input regarding its 2017-18 operating budget
The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board is, once again, providing multiple options this year for parents/guardians and other community stakeholders to provide input regarding the board's 2017-18 operating budget. The options include:
- Provide written input on the priorities you want the Board to consider in the development of the 2017-18 Budget. Email to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 23.
- Make a five-minute presentation to the Board of Trustees through the delegation process at the April 25 Board meeting, May 9 Administration & Finance Committee meeting or the May 23 Board meeting. Normal protocols and timelines for registering to delegate apply. Delegates must register and provide copies of their presentation to the board at least five (5) business days prior to the meeting date. Each presenter will have a maximum of five (5) minutes to make their presentation. To register to delegate, call 905-890-0708 ext. 24433.
- Public Budget Webcast – Wednesday, April 26, 2017
There are two opportunities to view the public budget webcast; 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Viewers will have the opportunity to submit real time questions.
Links to webcasts:
1:00 p.m. Webcast
7:00 p.m. Webcast
An outline of current issues and budget pressures is available on the board website at www.dpcdsb.org. Interested parties are encouraged to read the outline prior to delegating or providing a written submission.
The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board is one of the largest and most diverse school boards in Ontario with approximately 81,000 students in 150 schools located throughout Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon and Orangeville. The board is also one of the largest employers in the region with approximately 11,000 employees.
For more information about the Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board and Catholic schools in Peel Region and Dufferin County, visit Dufferin-Peel online at www.dpcdsb.org.
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For information contact:
Bruce Campbell, General Manager, Communications & Community Relations
905-890-0708 ext. 24466 or 905-609-1480