2014 Adopted Budget

Adopted Budget Summary

The 2014 Adopted Budget includes a number of changes made to the Mayor's 2014 Proposed Budget by the Council as a result of its review and deliberations. The purpose of this summary is to highlight the most significant elements of those changes. To provide a fuller picture of the overall 2014 Adopted Budget, this summary must be read in conjunction with the summary of the 2014 Proposed Budget, which describes the major elements of the budget as it was proposed to the Council by the Mayor. What is presented here is not an exhaustive accounting of Council's actions but highlights many of the most significant changes. While the Council provided new policy direction in a number of areas, it took the 2014 Proposed Budget as a base and made modifications from there. (read full summary)