City Manager Presents Proposed FY 2019 Budget
Ms. Sharon D. Subadan, City Manager, presented the proposed $272.9 million budget for the 2019 fiscal year in the city commission meeting this morning.
The budget balances without the use of MEAG Credits and does not include any increases in utilities. A roll-back to the millage rate is proposed for another year reducing it from 9.804 to 9.800. The proposed budget benchmarks the status of current projects as well as list the future initiatives, which coincide with the newly adopted six strategic priorities found in the City Strategic Plan 2023. New initiatives benefit the community and employees from the new Police Safety Officers to the employee Wellness Program.
Ms. Subadan stated, “With a new strategic plan adopted and a synergy throughout the organization, the City of Albany is poised to do great things in the upcoming years. With a third year of new initiatives planned, it is truly an exciting time to be part of the City of Albany. Whether it’s our citizens or our employees, we got you covered!”
The City Manager's Proposed Budget in Brief FY 2019 document and short presentation can be access at the links below. For more information on the proposed budget, contact Mr. Derrick Brown, Director of Finance, at 229.431.2107.