The second of three hearings concerning the FY2012 budget for Multnomah County Animal Services will be held Wednesday, May 25th from 6 – 8 p.m., East County Building, 800 N.E. 8th, Gresham, OR 97080.
Arrive early and sign up to testify. Citizen testimony with be heard on a first-come basis and is limited to 2-3 minutes depending on turnout. Written testimony may also be submitted.
SOME SUGGESTED TALKING POINTS:
Tell Commissioners a true story of your first-hand experience with MCAS .
Tell them you are in favor of replacing MCAS and why.
Let them know that change is possible by following the lead of no-kill shelters throughout the country. To read about two of those shelters – Washoe County/Nevada Humane Society and Austin, Texas check out the GSP website and blog.
Declare you support for Gimme Shelter Portland’s position!
ASK THE COMMISSION TO TAKE ACTION BY MAKING COMPREHENSIVE CHANGE TODAY!