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2012 Budget Hearings - Outline

The Des Plaines City Council will begin discussing the 2012 budget on Tuesday, October 11th.  We will conclude the hearings with a meeting on October 20th.  All hearings will be held at 7pm - Des Plaines City Hall. 

Tuesday, October 11th General Fund:

Introduction and Overview, Elected Office, City Manager, Finance, Community and Economic Development, Public Works & Engineering, Police, EMA (Emergency Management Agency), Fire, Fire and Police Commission, and Overhead.

Wednesday, October 12th – Non-General Fund:

TIF #1, TIF #3, TIF #4, TIF #5, TIF #6, Motor Fuel Tax Fund, CDBG Fund, Grant Funded Projects, Gaming Tax Fund, Debt Service, Capital Projects, Equipment Replacement, IT Replacement, Water/Sewer Fund, City-Owned Parking, Metra-Leased Parking, Risk Management, Health Benefits, and Library Budget.