NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Multnomah County Library District

A public hearing will be held by the Tax Supervising and Conservation Commission on the budget approved by the budget committee for Multnomah County Library District, Oregon, for the fiscal year July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022.  The hearing will be held virtually on the 19th day of May 2021 after 9:30 a.m.  The purpose of the hearing is to discuss the budget with interested persons.  A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained at the Multnomah County Budget Office, 501 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, Oregon, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. or on the County's Budget Office web site:

http://multco.us/budget/library-district

This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place. This meeting will take place in accordance with the Chair’s Declaration of Emergency and the Governors Executive Order 20-16. The rules associated with Board of County Commissioner meetings will be temporarily altered as necessary measures to align with local and state social distancing guidance. Any person may join the meeting via phone or virtually and written testimony can be sent to boardclerk@multco.us.

The Board of County Commissioners meetings can be viewed on the Multnomah County Board YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7KFkxGaFa7EJwXh7OYckkQ. The meeting will be accessible to the public via phone and electronic device. Any person may participate at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee. To join the meeting via phone, dial +1-415-655-0001 and use access code: 145 162 0172.

The health and safety of our community and staff members are at the forefront of our minds as we navigate county business in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

FY 2022 Total requirements                               130,564,389

Last Year (2020-2021) Total Levy:

Tax Rate                                                            1.22 per $1,000 of assessed value

Amount                                                                98,233,564

This year (2021-2022) Total Estimated Levy:

Tax Rate                                                           1.22 per $1,000 of assessed value

Amount                                                             102,409,200

Change From Last Year

Tax Rate                                                             0.00 per $1,000 of assessed value

Amount                                                             4,175,636