WEST CARLETON – The Agriculture and Rural Affairs committee (ARAC) will discuss, and pass, its 2021 draft budget at its Dec. 3 meeting.

“ARAC is meeting on Thursday, Dec. 3 at 10 a.m.,” Coun. Eli El-Chantiry, who chairs the committee, released in a statement today (Nov. 24). “ARAC’s draft budget for 2021 will be considered. Registered public delegations can make a five-minute presentation regarding the budget.”

Interested participants can connect with committee coordinator Marc Desjardins at marc.desjardins@ottawa.ca or 613-580-2424 ext. 28821.

“This meeting will be held via electronic participation,” El-Chantiry said. “The public can watch live via the City of Ottawa’s YouTube channel.”

Final approval for the City of Ottawa’s operating and capital budgets for 2021 will be considered and approved at the city council meeting on Dec. 9.

The budget book can be reviewed by clicking here.