Final budget adoption scheduled for Dec. 12

Following the City Council’s budget markup process on Dec. 5-6, the final approval of the 2013 budget is scheduled for Dec. 12. The final public hearing on the budget is Wednesday, Dec. 12 at 6:05 p.m. in room 317, City Hall, 350 S. Fifth 5th Street.

The City Council’s Ways & Means/Budget Committee has been holding formal budget hearings with every City department since September as it considers Mayor Rybak’s 2013 budget proposal.

To make it easy for Minneapolis residents to catch up on the budget discussion or learn more about individual department proposals before the upcoming public hearings, the City has been rebroadcasting all of the budget hearings back-to-back every weekend through Dec. 9. For a broadcast schedule of hearings, go to You can also view the hearings online at  

Visit the City’s website for more information on the Mayor’s recommended 2013 budget and the complete budget process.


Published Dec 5, 2012