Baltimore County Public Schools announced this week that its five Area Education Advisory Councils will host fiscal year 2014 operating and 2015 capital pre-budget hearings in October.

The hearings are designed for parents and residents to offer suggestions in the early stages of the budget process.

Locally, the Central Area Education Advisory Council will host its hearing on Thursday, Oct. 11, 7 p.m. at Ridge Ruxton School, 6916 N. Charles Street, Towson.

Other meetings will also be held at 7 p.m., on the following dates: Southeast Area, Oct. 8, at Sollers Point Technical High School, Dundalk; Northeast Area, Oct. 10, Parkville High School, Parkville; Northwest Area, Oct. 16, Deer Park Middle Magnet School, Randallstown; and Southwest Area, Oct. 17, Catonsville High School, Catonsville.


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