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Budget

Learn about the City’s budget process and how money is spent.

Budget process

The budget includes revenue projections and spending plans for the next two years for City departments. Work starts on the budget each fall for the upcoming fiscal year that starts on the next July 1.

How it works
December
 
Departments get instructions and propose budgets
March
 
Departments send proposals to the Mayor and Board
June
 
The Mayor proposes a City Budget
July
 
The Board amends and approves the budget
August
 
The Mayor signs the budget

Department budgets

Departments' proposed budgets go to the Mayor and Board of Supervisors in March each year.