Budget hearings were sparsely attended this year, with the operating budget hearings held downtown during daytime hours instead of in the community in the evening, as done in past years.
RYH spoke at all 3 hearings. Here are the testimonies:
Wendy Katten, Raise Your Hand Director, at the CPS FY17 Operational Budget Hearing, August 19, 2016
My name is Wendy Katten and I’m speaking on behalf of RYH for IL Public Education.