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File #: ID 15-694    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Action Item
File created: 7/31/2015 In control: City Council
On agenda: 9/1/2015 Final action:
Title: Hold a public hearing and receive citizen input on the FY 2015-16 Proposed Budget.
Attachments: 1. Exhibit 1 - Notice of Public Hearing on Budget
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Agenda Information Sheet


DEPARTMENT:                     Finance


ACM:                                                               Bryan Langley


Date:                                                               September 1, 2015




Hold a public hearing and receive citizen input on the FY 2015-16 Proposed Budget.






The City Charter and State Law require that prior to budget adoption, a public hearing be conducted to allow citizens the opportunity to provide input on the Proposed Budget.  The required notice of the public hearing was published August 14, 2015, in the Denton Record Chronicle.  The notice was also posted on the City’s Web site, <> and on the public access channel.  A copy of the published notice is provided for reference.




September 15, 2015                     Adopt Tax Rate and Approve FY 2015-16 Annual Program of Services


PRIOR ACTION/REVIEW (Council, Boards, Commissions)


The FY 2015-16 Proposed Budget was submitted to the City Council on July 31, 2015.  A City Council Budget Workshop was held on August 6, 2015, and the City Council also discussed the Proposed Budget at their August 6, 11, 18 and August 25 meetings.  Copies of the Proposed Budget are available to the public at any City of Denton library branch, and an electronic copy of the document is available on-line through the City’s Website, <>.




The 2015-16 Proposed Budget totals $965,833,475 in estimated resources and $965,469,889 in estimated expenditures.




1.                     Notice of Public Hearing on Budget



                                                                                                                                                   Respectfully submitted:

                                                                                                                              Chuck Springer, 349-8260

                                                                                                                              Director of Finance


Prepared by:

Antonio Puente, Jr.

Assistant Director of Finance