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2010 Proposed Budget

Following is the entire text of the City of Seattle's 2010 Proposed Budget. Specific department budgets are located within various sections, such as "Arts, Culture and Recreation." To make it easier to locate a specific department's budget within a section, the department listings below include the page at the beginning of that department's portion of the section. The budget files are in Portable Document File (.pdf) format which can be opened and read using the free Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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Entire 2010 Proposed Budget (as one 2,991 KB PDF file)

Budget Title Page, Credits, Table of Contents



Seattle City Light, p. 363

Reader's Guide and City Organizational Chart, p. 1

Seattle Transportation, p. 389

Budget Overview, p. 5

Seattle Streetcar, p. 439

American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009, p. 13

Seattle Public Utilities, p. 445

Summary Tables: Resources, p. 15


Summary Tables: Expenditures, p. 16

Cable Television Franchise Subfund, p. 513

General Subfund Revenue Overview, p. 19

Office of the City Auditor, p. 519

Selected Financial Policies, p. 45

Seattle Office for Civil Rights, p. 523

Budget Process, p. 47

Civil Service Commission, p. 527


Employees' Retirement System, p. 531

2008 Parks Levy, p. 51

Ethics and Elections Commission, p. 535

Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs, p. 55

Department of Executive Administration, p. 539

The Seattle Public Library, p. 69

Department of Finance, p. 549

Department of Parks & Recreation, p. 85

Finance General, p. 553

Seattle Center, p. 115

Fleets and Facilities Department, p. 559


Office of Hearing Examiner, p. 577

Community Development Block Grant, 
p. 137

Department of Information Technology, p. 581

Educational & Developmental Services Levy, p. 145

Office of Intergovernmental Relations, p. 605

Human Services Department, p. 159

Legislative Department, p. 609


Office of the Mayor, p. 617

Office of Economic Development, p. 187

Personnel Department, p. 621

Office of Housing, p. 195

Personnel Compensation Trust Funds, p. 627

Neighborhood Matching Subfund, p. 207

Office of Policy and Management, p. 643

Department of Neighborhoods, p. 215

Office of Sustainability and Environment, p. 647

Pike Place Market Levy, p. 231


Department of Planning & Development, p. 237

General Subfund, p. 651


Fiscal Reserves, p. 657

Criminal Justice Contracted Services, 
p. 273

Judgment/Claims Subfund, p. 665

Seattle Fire Department, p. 277

Parking Garage Operations Fund, p. 671

Fire Facilities Levy Fund, p. 301

Cumulative Reserve Subfund, p. 677

Firemen's Pension, p. 305

Debt Service, p. 699

Law Department, p. 311


Seattle Municipal Court, p. 317

Position Modifications, p. 721

Municipal Jail, p. 323

Cost Allocation, p. 729

Seattle Police Department, p. 329

Glossary, p. 739

Police Relief and Pension, p. 353

Statistics, p. 743

Public Safety Civil Service Commission,
p. 359

Last updated: September 25, 2009

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