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DADS schedules public hearings on 2012-13 LAR

The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) is offering stakeholders two final chances to give their input on the agency's 2012-13 Legislative Appropriations Request (LAR) process.

A public hearing will be held April 13 from 3-6 p.m. at the John H. Winters Human Services Complex, 701 W. 51st St., Austin.

Those who can't make it to Austin will be able to participate in a statewide videoconference April 28 at 3 p.m. Central Time. The videoconference locations are:

  • Abilene — 4601 S. 1st St., Room K 106
  • Beaumont — 285 Liberty St., Room 1914
  • Edinburg — 2520 S. "I" Road, first floor large conference room
  • El Paso — 401 E. Franklin St., Room 485
  • Grand Prairie — 801 W. Freeway St., Lone Star Room
  • Houston — 5425 Polk St., Room 2E/F
  • Lubbock — 6302 Iola Ave., Room 203
  • San Antonio — 11307 Roszell St., Room 2001
  • Tyler — 302 Rieck St., Room 117

People with disabilities who plan to attend either of these meetings, and who will need auxiliary aids or services, are asked to call the Center for Consumer and External Affairs at 512-438-4157, three business days before the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.

To learn more about the LAR process, please visit the DADS website.

(April 2, 2010)


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