Portland will hold three forums to hear citizens input on city spending in May, before the City Council adopts the 2013-14 budget.
Mayor Charlie Hales, city commissioners and city staff will listen to residents ideas on potential budget cuts and spending increases.
Those will be:
Thursday, May 16, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., City Hall Council Chambers, 1221 S.W. Fourth Ave.
Saturday, May 18, 3 to 5 p.m., Warner Pacific College, 2219 S.E. 68th Ave.
Thursday, May 23, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Jackson Middle School, 10625 S.W. 35th Ave.
To review budgets requested by city bureaus: www.portlandoregon.gov/cbo/article/437463