City Adopts 2011-12 Budget
On June 21, the City Council
two-year Financial Plan and 2011-12 budget, which directs
City expenditures. This budget responds to the changing economic
environment while focusing on long-term planning that will
sustain the City well into the future.
The Financial Plan includes work
in accordance with the Council's four
Major City Goals: Economic Development, Preservation of
Essential Services and Fiscal Health, Neighborhood Wellness, and
Traffic Congestion Relief. In addition, the Council adopted
priorities for the use of Measure Y funds (the local half-cent
sales tax) to reflect input received from the community.
The Economic Development Major
City Goal prioritizes development and adoption of an Economic
Development Strategic Plan by July 2012. Stakeholder input will
be welcomed and facilitated as part of the process.
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strategic planning process by participating in this