USM Regents Finance Committee to Hold Capital Budget Workshop May 11
Adelphi, Md. (May 7,
2015) -- The Committee on Finance of the University System of Maryland (USM)
Board of Regents will hold its annual capital budget workshop on Monday, May 11
to review and discuss strategic goals and priorities for the system's capital
The meeting will be held in the multi-purpose room of the Christopher
Columbus Center, 701 E. Pratt Street, Baltimore. The board will convene at 9
a.m. with a public vote on whether to reconvene in closed session. In closed
session, the board would conduct a work session to begin preparation of the
initial 2017 capital budget document.
The public session is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. In addition to members of the full Board of
Regents, the presidents of the system's 12 institutions will participate. The
workshop will help prepare the finance committee for its meeting on June 11, during
which it will consider capital budget recommendations to present to the full
board at its meeting scheduled for June 19. The workshop is anticipated to last
until 3 p.m.
The board will then vote publicly on whether to reconvene in
a brief closed session, for further board discussion on the capital budget
document, led by finance chair Hon. Francis X. Kelly, Jr. and USM Chancellor
William E. Kirwan.
Agendas and related materials for Board of
Regents meetings are made available at http://www.usmd.edu/regents/agendas/.
Sign language interpreters and/or other
appropriate accommodations for eligible individuals with disabilities will be
provided upon request. Please call 301.445.2756 (voice) or 301.314.7683
(TTY/ITT) to make special arrangements. Parking is available in a number of
public garages near the Center, all visible from Pratt Street.
Contact: Mike Lurie