March 23, 2023
On Thursday, March 23rd Policy and Advocacy Associate Caitlyn Passaretti submitted written testimony to the City Council Preliminary Budget Hearing on Public Safety. Caitlyn testified that public safety means public investment and if we want safety in our city, we must ensure youth and communities have their needs met. We need investments in housing, behavioral healthcare, and youth programming in order to foster safety, not criminalization. Learn more by reading the testimony below.