A meeting of the Board of Directors of the John Day Rural Fire Protection District will be held on May 18, 2006, at 9 a.m., at John Day City Fire Department Meeting Room. The purpose of this meeting will be to discuss the budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2006, as approved by the John Day Rural Fire Protection District Budget Committee. A summary of the budget is presented below. A copy of the budget may be inspected or obtained at The Walker Residence at 61449 Marysville Lane, between the hours of 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. This budget was prepared on a basis of accounting that is consistent with the basis of accounting used during the preceding year. Major changes, if any, and their effect on the budget, are explained below. This budget is for an annual period. County of Grant, City of John Day, Chairperson of Governing Body is Rob Batten. (541) 575-2334.