May 04, 2010

News Release

For Immediate Release

Proposed Budget for FY2011 Now Available

The City Manager’s proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2011 is now available in full on the homepage of the City’s website at www.springfieldmo.gov, or at the direct link: www.springfieldmo.gov/budget/pdfs/budgetProp1011.pdf (5.9mb PDF)

The 244-page document includes a narrative summary in the form of the City Manager’s budget message beginning on page 1. The message includes an economic outlook, a review of Fiscal Year 2010 and highlights of the proposed budget.

Under the City Charter, City Council must approve a budget before the new fiscal year begins on July 1. City Council began discussion of the budget process today, and will continue to do so throughout May and June.

For more information, contact: Mary Mannix, Director of Finance, (417) 864-1625; or Mike Brothers, co-interim Director of Public Information, (417) 864-1119.

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Department of Finance

840 Boonville Avenue • P.O. Box 8368 • Springfield, MO 65801
417-864-1625 • Fax: 417-864-1880 • springfieldmo.gov