Cedar Park, Leander begin FY 2020-21 budget discussions

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Leander City Council will hold a special-called meeting Aug. 5 at 2 p.m. to discuss the city's proposed budget. (Courtesy Fotolia)

Leander City Council will hold a special-called meeting Aug. 5 at 2 p.m. to discuss the city's proposed budget. (Courtesy Fotolia)

The cities of Leander and Cedar Park will begin discussions on their FY 2020-21 budgets on Aug. 5 and Aug. 6, respectively.

Leander City Council will hold a special-called meeting Aug. 5 at 2 p.m. to discuss the city's proposed budget. Council will meet at 2 p.m. City Council will also meet Aug. 6 for its regular meeting, when it will consider a proposed tax rate. A proposed tax rate public hearing may be scheduled for Sept. 3, according to the Aug. 6 agenda.


Both Leander meetings will be held at Pat Bryson Municipal Hall. The public can attend with a maximum of 20 people or watch the online livestream.

Cedar Park City Council will meet at 5 p.m. Aug. 6 for a special-called budget work session via videoconference. City Council will consider an overview of the FY 2019-20 budget and consider the FY 2020-21 budget and proposed tax rate. City Council is scheduled to meet Aug. 13 for its next regular meeting.
By Taylor Girtman

Reporter, Cedar Park and Leander

Taylor Girtman became the reporter for the Cedar Park-Leander edition in February 2020. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Florida.