Joint Finance Committee to hold public hearings

Four public hearings on the 2015-17 state budget will be held over the next couple weeks by the Joint Finance Committee.

The first will be March 18 at Brillion High School in Calumet County. It will be followed by a hearing on March 22 at Alverno College in Milwaukee, March 23 at UW-Barron County in Rice Lake and March 26 at Reedsburg High School.
The Brillion, Alverno College and UW-Barron County hearings will begin at 10 a.m. and are scheduled to end at 5 p.m. The Reedsburg hearing is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.