ADVOCACY CALENDAR

 

SEPTEMBER 2006 TO AUGUST 2007

 

 

SEPTEMBER 2006

OCTOBER 2006

NOVEMBER 2006

DECEMBER 2006

 

County Government Calendar:

Š          MARC set and released to departments

Š         Library Board 1st meeting of the year

 

Advocacy Actions:

§         Postcards go out to County Exec.

§         Find out from Agency Managers what local issues are important for the year

§         Find out which “global” issues exist from Library Director, Library Board Liaisons to each LAC, etc.

 

 

County Government Calendar:

§         Budget preparations continues

 

Advocacy Actions:

§         Postcards go out to County Exec.

§         Postcards go out to the County Council

 

County Government Calendar:

§         Departments present their budgets to OMB

§         Spending affordability guidelines set by County Council

 

Advocacy Actions:

§         Meet with County Officials

§         Postcards go out to County Exec.

§         Postcards go out to the County Council

 

County Government Calendar:

§         New County Exec..and new County Council take office at noon on December 4, 2006

Advocacy Actions:

§         Joint Meeting-Library Board/FOLs/LACs

§         Meet with County Officials-- the reelected, newly elected and the “formerly elected”

§         Postcards go out to County Exec.

§         Postcards go out to the County Council

JANUARY 2007

FEBRUARY 2007

MARCH 2007

APRIL 2007

 

Advocacy Actions:

§         Legislative Day in Annapolis/MLA meets in Annapolis

§         Library Board meets with County Executive

§         Meet with County Officials

§         Postcards go out to County Exec.

§         Postcards go out to the County Council

 

County Government Calendar:

§         Executive budget’s finalized

Advocacy Actions:

§         Library Lovers Month

§         Elected officials “Visit Your Libraries”

§         Postcards go out to the County Council

§         Thank Yous to County Exec.

 

County Government Calendar:

§         County Executive’s recommended operating budget announced

 

Advocacy Actions:

§         Signups for County Council Public Hearings

§         Meet with County Officials

§         Postcards go out to the County Council

 

County Government Calendar:

§         County Council budget hearings

§         HHS committee budget work sessions

§         Spending affordability guidelines updated by County Council

Advocacy Actions:

§         Council Budget Hearings

§         Meet with County Officials

§         Postcards go out to the County Council

MAY 2007

JUNE 2007

JULY 2007

AUGUST 2007

 

County Government Calendar:

§         Council budget work sessions and  reconciliation

§         Postcards go out to the County Council

 

 

County Government Calendar:

§         Operating budget announced

§         Departments begin preparing next 6 year capital improvements program (due September 2007)

 

Advocacy Actions:

§         Thank yous to County Council

 

County Government Calendar:

§         FY08 Fiscal year begins

§         Council ties up loose ends, goes on recess

 

 

County Government Calendar:

§         FY09 Departmental budget discussions ongoing with OMB negotiations

 

Advocacy Actions:

§         Order advocacy postcards

§         Postcards go out to County Exec.

§         Postcards go out to County Council

By Paulette Dickerson                                                                                                                                                                                                             Advocacy Calendar 2006/2007



Advocacy Calendar Doc File

9 DECEMBER 2006
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