For Immediate Release
September 9, 2008

Illinois State Board of Education announces
FY 2010 Budget Hearing in Normal

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois State Board of Education announced today that its Finance and Audit Committee will host an FY 2010 Budget Hearing on Tuesday, September 16, 2008, in Normal. The hearing at Normal Community High School is one of several budget hearings ISBE will be hosting this fall around the state. The public is invited to attend and those wishing to participate may sign-in upon arrival. Please provide 15 copies of all written testimony to be submitted.

The Finance and Audit Committee FY 2010 Budget Hearing will be accessible to persons with disabilities. Persons planning to attend who need special accommodations should contact the Board office no later than Monday, September 15, 2008. Contact the Superintendent's office at the State Board of Education, Phone: 217-782-2221; TTY/TDD: 217-782-1900; Fax: 217-785-3972.

In addition to the hearing in Normal, the ISBE Finance and Audit committee will host hearings on the following dates and locations: