Tune in to Editorial Spotlight, the public affairs Web cast of the Editorial Board, for these discussions with newsmakers this week:
• 11 a.m. Tuesday: The next steps in Westchester’s affordable-housing settlement, with affordable-housing expert Robert Sanborn; developer Bill Balter; and lawyer Robert Marwell, whose firm prevailed in landmark New York land-use cases.
• 11 a.m. Wednesday: Government consolidation, with Putnam County Executive Robert Bondi, who has been discussing the elimination or consolidation of governments during a listening tour of Putnam County.
• 1 p.m. Wednesday: Proposing funding cuts in Westchester, with the heads of key social service agencies. Guests include Cora Greenberg, executive director of Westchester Children’s Association; Kathy Halas, executive director of Child Care Council of Westchester; and Barbara Finkelstein, executive director of Legal Services of the Hudson Valley.
• 1 p.m. Thursday: The dispute between Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield and Stellaris Health Network, with Stellaris officials Arthur Nizza and Sharon Lucian, and hospital officials Jon Schandler, White Plains Hospital Center; Keith Safian, Phelps Memorial Hospital Center; and Joel Seligman, Northern Westchester Hospital.
Watch the sessions live at www.lohud.com/editorialspotlight, and submit questions during the Web casts by engaging the “Cover it live” blogging feature. Editorial Spotlights also are available for later viewing, by going to www.lohud.com/editorialspotlight and choosing from the “on demand” menu.