Higher Chicago taxes? Tell Alderman Flores

Higher taxes and fees are up for discussion at Ald. Manny Flores' two open meetings on the city's 2008 budget:

Thursday, November 1, 2007
Goldblatt's Building, 1615 W. Chicago Ave.
6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, November 6, 2007
Bucktown-Wicker Park Library, 1701 N. Milwaukee Ave.
6:30 p.m.

Christopher Johnson, the alderman's community affairs director, also invites residents to send comments to Ald. Flores.

The city's 2008 budget is posted on the Office of Budget and Management website.