You can tell the Council why your library is important to you and your community in testimony offered either in-person, online, or by phone. Additionally, if you cannot attend or call in, you can submit written comments that will be included in the meeting records.

Visit here for a script you can use in your testimony.

Noon, Monday, June 13
San Diego City Council approval of city’s FY23 Budget

Speaking points are here

How To Speak To A Particular Item or during Non-Agenda Public Comment:

In Person

Fill out a speaker slip located at the entrance to Council Chambers (202 C” Street, San Diego, CA 92101 — 12th floor). Indicate you wish to speak on approval of the city’s proposed Fiscal Year budget and submit it to the Clerk at the box indicated near the speaker’s lectern at the front of the room.

Via Virtual Platform

When the Clerk introduces the approval of the FY23 Budget, raise your hand by either tapping the Raise Your Hand” button on your computer, tablet, or Smartphone, or by dialing *9 on your phone. You will be taken in the order in which you raised your hand. You may only speak once on a particular item. When the Clerk indicates it is your turn to speak, unmute your phone by tapping the Unmute button on your computer, tablet or Smartphone, or dial *6 on your phone.

Joining the Webinar and Offering Phone-in Testimony

The City Council meetings will continue to be held virtually using the Zoom Webinar platform. Members of the public can offer public comment on agendized items or during Non-Agenda Public Comment by accessing the meeting online using a desktop computer, laptop, tablet, or Smartphone, or by calling into the meeting using a Smartphone, cellular phone, or land line.


To join by using iPhone one-tap:

US: +166925452521614863189#

To join by telephone: 

Dial 1669254 5252 +

When prompted, input Webinar ID: 161 486 3189 #