2015-16 Proposed Budget

Murray's 2015-2016 Proposed Budget Prioritizes Education, Public Safety, Homelessness and Labor Relations


On Monday, September 22, 2014, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray presented his Proposed 2015-2016 Budget to City Council.   Highlights of the budget proposal included the creation of a new Department of Education and Early Learning, funding more civilian expertise at the Seattle Police Department, investments which will leverage new resources for homelessness services, and the establishment of the Office of Labor Standards, which will provide a one-stop shop for workers and businesses seeking information on implementing the new requirements.



2015 Proposed Appropriations - All Funds $4.8 Billion
2015 Proposed General Fund Appropriatins - $1 Billion