SALEM, Ore. -

Senator Richard Devlin (D-Tualatin) and Representative Peter Buckley (D-Ashland), co-chairs of the Legislature’s Joint Ways and Means Committee, announced Friday that the committee will hold six public hearings across the state to consider comments on the state budget.

The hearings will begin in Eugene and will include stops in Ashland, Bend, Hermiston, Portland, and Tillamook as well as a hearing at the State Capitol.

Several of the meetings will offer live streaming of the meetings, and the Hermiston meeting will offer video conferencing so participants in other eastern Oregon locations can participate remotely. 

The schedule is as follows:

Friday, April 12

3:00-4:30pm

Ed Ragozzino Performance Hall

Lane Community College

4000 East 30th Avenue

Eugene

Saturday, April 13

10:00-11:30am

Music Recital Hall

Southern Oregon University

1250 Siskiyou Blvd

Ashland

Friday, April 19

4:30-6pm

William Healy Armory

875 SW Simpson Ave

Bend

Saturday, April 20

1:30-3:30

Auditorium

Hermiston High School