Budget Process Calendar
Mayor Betsy Hodges will present the 2015 recommended budget to the City Council by August 15, 2014. The Council will consider the budget from September through December. Final approval of the 2015 budget is scheduled for Wednesday, December 10, 2014.
The City of Minneapolis has tentatively scheduled two public comment hearings on the proposed 2015 property tax levy and budget:
Nov. 18 at 6:05 p.m.
Room 317 of City Hall
Dec. 10 at 6:05 p.m.
Room 317 of City Hall
2015 City of Minneapolis Budget Process (2014 calendar year)
Please check this site often as dates are tentative and may change.
2015 City of Minneapolis
Budget and Business Planning Process Dates
|Feb-March||Vision, Values, Goals & Strategic Directions including public comment|
|Apr 3||Capital project requests due for Capital Long Range Improvement Committee (CLIC) consideration|
|Apr 8 - May 3||CLIC review and presentations of capital proposals|
|April 11||Technology Capital Asset Request System (CARS) to be reviewed by Information Technology|
State of the City Speech
April - May
Business Plans (working document)
Remaining Capital Asset Request System 2015-2019 due to Finance
|May 8||Joint public hearing of CLIC and Planning Commission on 2015-2019 Capital Plan|
Mayor's Office reviews budget programs
|July-Aug||Mayor finalizes budget recommendation|
|July 11||CLIC report distributed to Mayor and Council|
|by August 15||Mayor delivers budget message to City Council as required by the Charter|
|Aug 27||Board of Estimate public hearing on maximum property tax levies 5:05 p.m. (Tentative)|
|Sept 10||Board of Estimate meeting to set the maximum property tax levies 4:00 (Tentative)|
|Sept - Oct||Ways and Means Hearings on the Budget - Schedule|
|Nov 18||Public Comment on Levy and Budget 6:05 p.m. (Tentative)|
Markup by Ways and Means Committee, with all Council members invited to attend 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. (Tentative)
|Dec 4||Markup by Ways and Means Committee, with all Council members invited to attend 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. (Tentative)|
|Dec 11||Council budget adoption 6:05 p.m. (Tentative)|
Adopt 2015 Property Tax Levies (Immediately following Council budget adoption)
If layoffs are recommended, the Mayor needs to call a special City Council meeting requesting action to provide preliminary approval of the budget.
Last updated Aug 26, 2014