Municipal Budgeting 101 (Overview)
Thursday, August 24, 2023 - 10-11:00 am
Part one will be an overview of the budgeting process, including the budget calendar, budget development, the laws which regulate municipal budgeting, and good budgeting practices to consider.
Thursday, August 31, 2023 - 10-11:00 am
Part two discussion will focus on the revenue portion of a municipal general fund budget, including revenue sources available to municipalities, the major factors affecting revenues, and estimating revenues.
Thursday, September 7, 2023 - 10-11:00 am
Part three discussion will focus on the expense portion of a municipal general fund budget, including the various types of municipal expenses, the major factors affecting expenses, and estimating expenses.
Thursday, September 14, 2023 - 10-11:00 am
Part four will focus on the budgets for the “Other Funds”, including such funds as the State Liquid Fuels Fund, Water/Sewer Enterprise Funds, and Pension Funds.
Bring it all Together
Thursday, September 21, 2023 - 10-11:00 am
Part five will bring it all together. We will review types of accounting, activities once the budget is adopted, financial reporting, and auditing. We will also touch on the COVID-19 possible effects on budgets. Time will also be provided to review question from the first four parts.
8/24/2023 10:00 AM - 9/21/2023 11:00 AM