Join the Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking for its last public meeting on the feasibility study to establish a public bank in the District of Columbia.
The purpose of the public meetings is to educate District of Columbia residents, small business owners and other stakeholders on the core tenets of public banking and provide relevant information on public banking from other states and municipalities.
Attendees will learn:
- What is public bank?
- What are the core tenets of public banking?
- What other states and municipalities have public banks?
- What is the role of a public bank?
Also, attendees can provide feedback on topics such as the bank’s purpose, mission and services.
If an attendee is deaf, has a hearing impediment, or otherwise cannot readily understand or communicate in English, the party may apply to the Department for the appointment of a qualified interpreter. In addition, if any attendee requires any other special accommodations, please contact the Department at (202) 442-7805 by 5 pm Friday, July 20, 2018. For more information, visit https://disb.dc.gov or call (202) 727-8000.