Fiscal year 2020-21 budget development is already in discussion.
A timeline was presented to City Council at the Jan. 25 workshop by Budget Manager Paul Diaz.
Fiscal year 2020-21 proposed budget calendar:
March 2 – Capital improvement projects kickoff
March 23 – Base budget/request kickoff
April 6 – Capital improvement projects coordination meeting
April 17 – Base budgets are due
May 5 – Departmental meetings with the city manager
May/June – Capital improvement projects review and special topics presentations with council
July 21 and July 22 – Budget workshops
Aug. 11 – City manager’s proposed budget; set max tax rate and set dates for public hearings
Sept. 9 – Public hearings, first reading of the budget, first reading of the tax rate
Sept. 22 – Second reading of the budget, second reading of the tax rate
The fiscal year 2019-20 and other past budgets can be found here.