The next city budget and upcoming street fairs will be hot topics at the next meeting of Community Board 5 on Wednesday night, Feb. 13, in Middle Village.
As announced by District Manager Gary Giordano, the session will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the cafeteria of Christ the King Regional High School, located at 68-02 Metropolitan Ave.
The agenda will begin with a public hearing regarding the city’s Fiscal Year 2014 preliminary budget as it pertains to communities within Board 5’s confines (Ridgewood, Glendale, Maspeth and Middle Village). Residents will have a chance to provide up to three minutes of verbal testimony during the hearing.
Following the hearing, the board will proceed with its regular agenda, which includes a vote on recommendations by Board 5’s Executive Committee for street festival applications for this year.
Also on the agenda are the public forum, a review of liquor licenses and demolition notices, reports by Chairperson Vincent Arcuri and District Manager Giordano and committee reports.
For additional information or to register to speak in advance, call Board 5’s Glendale office at 1-718- 366-1834 during normal business hours.