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Understand Your City Budget & Stay Informed!

The Budget Committee and General Committee discuss the draft budget during a series of meetings. All meetings are open to the public.

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Property Tax Budget

Meeting
Date & Location
Topics
Documents
Meeting #1
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber
Budget process, fiscal scan, overview of the Operating and Capital Budgets and Life Cycle Reserve study update 

Agenda, Minutes and Video Recording


Meeting #2
Friday, September 27, 2019
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber
Department presentations and Capital Budget review

Agenda, Minutes and Video Recording 


Meeting #3
Friday, October 4, 2019
9:00 AM to 12 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber
Department presentations and Capital Budget review

Agenda, Minutes and Video Recording

Meeting #4
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber
Department presentations and Capital Budget review

Agenda, Minutes and Video Recording


Meeting #5
Friday, November 1, 2019
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber
Department presentations and Capital Budget review
Agenda, Minutes and Video Recording


Meeting #6 Tuesday, November 5, 2019
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber
Department presentations and Capital Budget review
Agenda, Minutes and Video Recording


Meeting #7
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber
Department presentations and Capital Budget review
Agenda, Minutes and Video Recording




Meeting #8
Friday, November 8, 2019
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber
Department presentations and Capital Budget review

Agenda, Minutes and Video Recording

Meeting #9
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber
Primary Operating Budget

Agenda, Minutes, and Video

Report to General Committee
Monday, November 18, 2019
9:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber
Presentation for the Public Meeting


Agenda, Minutes, and Video

Meeting #10
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber
Building, Planning, Engineering and Waterworks Operating Budgets

 
Agenda, Minutes, and Video

Public Meeting
Wednesday, November 27, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber
2020 Budget presentation

Note: Feedback from Public Meeting will be incorporated into the report to Council
Agenda, Minutes, and Video
Council Decision
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber
2020 Budget
Agenda, Minutes, and Video

2020 Council Budget Presentation

2020 Budget Media Conference Presentation





Water Budget

Meeting
Date & Location
Documents
Report to General Committee
Monday, October 7, 2019
9:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber


Public Meeting
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
6:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber

Agenda, Minutes, and Video

Council Decision
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Markham Civic Centre – Council Chamber