How Do We Support Local Government?

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Date(s) - Wednesday, October 18
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Santa Barbara Public Library


Held in the Faulkner Gallery.

How Do We Support — Or Not Support — Local Government? A discussion of revenue collection in an era of government mistrust. Speakers will include:

* Elizabeth Ralston, past president of the Los Angeles LWV and a consultant on state and local finance for the CA League, will discuss reforming Prop. 13.
* Santa Barbara Mayor Helene Schneider will discuss Measure C the Santa Barbara City sales tax for infrastructure repair and essential community services.
* County Supervisor Das Williams will discuss his efforts at the local and state levels to identify efficiencies and new revenue sources.

For more information about the event and the work of The League of Women Voters of California, visit Facebook.

The community forum is cosponsored by the Santa Barbara Public Library and Santa Barbara TV. Sound provided by Gary Atkins, Sound Systems. It is free and open to the public.