The Finance Administration Division coordinates and compiles the citywide budget document. The budget process, guidelines, assumptions and training are coordinated and provided by this division. The Division ensures that the budget complies with City Charter, Colorado Local Government Budget Law and the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB).
The City‘s budget is approved by City Council as an ordinance before November 1st of each year, for the ensuing year. The current budget document is the latest year shown, as approved or proposed (not yet approved), while all other documents contain dated information for historical references only.
Hard copies of the budget documents are available for viewing at the City Clerk’s Office and at the two Jefferson County Libraries located in Lakewood, Colo.