Council Connect Scheduled for Tuesday
The City of Amarillo’s new citizen engagement tool - Council Connect - is scheduled for Tuesday (Oct. 1) at 5:30 p.m. at Amarillo Downtown Library, 413 S.E. Fourth Ave.
Council Connect is a new outlet for public comment, and debuted last month.
Council Connect provides the opportunity for citizens to discuss topics with two councilmembers in a less restrictive environment than Amarillo City Council meetings on Tuesdays.
Councilmembers Howard Smith and Freda Powell will be in attendance.
Council Connect meetings will be held the first Tuesday of every month.
The public can still address the council during regularly-scheduled council meetings at 1 p.m. on Tuesdays. Citizens will have three minutes to address items specifically related to the weekly city council agenda.In addition, there are several ways citizens can contact city officials: Emails can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. The city of Amarillo main line is (806) 378-3000. Online forms for questions/comments are available at www.amarillo.gov