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Proposed Budget for 2017/18 Fiscal Year Now Available Online
The City of Novato's proposed budget for fiscal year 2017/18 is now available to review online at novato.org/citybudget.
The City budget process for the 2017/18 fiscal year began in February 2017 and has included a series of community workshops held on March 25, March 30, and April 5 in Hamilton, San Marin and Downtown; the Capital Improvement Program City Council work session on April 18, 2017, the Operating Budget work session on April 25, 2017, and continued discussion and budget direction received from the City Council at its May 9 & 16, 2017 and June 6, 2017 meetings.
This year's proposed budget includes recommendations for a focus on public safety, investment in maintenance, implementation of a Climate Action Plan, support for youth and senior programs, public engagement and outreach, and investment in employees.
The City's annual budget hearing will be held on June 13. Visit novato.org/citybudget to review the proposed budget for fiscal year 2017/18 and to sign-up for budget updates via e-mail or text message.