DEARBORN – The public is invited to attend workshops in March, April and May in which the City Council will be focused on the proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2021.
The proposed FY21 budget covers July 1, 2020, through June 30, 2021.
Traditionally, multiple meetings take place between the administration and the City Council prior to the public hearing and public adoption of the budget.
Budget workshops are set for 6:30 p.m. Conference Room 1A of the Dearborn Administrative Center, 16901 Michigan Ave. The public should use the west entrance.
As of Feb. 19, workshop dates and topics are:
• March 16: Actuary and Reports, CIP Capital Debt.
• April 1: Proposed Budget Overview.
• April 13: PMADS & Library.
• April 23: Police and Fire.
• April 28: DPW.
• May 4: Recreation and Courts.
• May 13: DDDAs and Component Units, Clerk and Museum.
• May 18: Wrap-up.
Topics, dates, times, and locations are subject to change.
The schedule of sessions will be updated at www.cityofdearborn.org in the Transparency section. Documents related to the proposed FY2021 budget will be continually posted on the website as they become available.
The budget must be approved by the City Council before the new fiscal year begins.