What is the Budget?
The budget is the financial plan for the Town of Bennett. It details planned operating and capital expenditures. The budget document includes the appropriated/proposed expenditures for a given year and the projected means of funding them. In addition, a long-range financial plan is developed using the prior year budget as the starting point.
The budget document serves as a policy instrument, financial planning tool, an operations guide, and a communications device.
Download the 2017 Budget - PDF
The Budget Calendar for the Town of Bennett is as follows:
- August - September: Staff develops department budgets and are reviewed by the Town Treasurer and Administrator
- October - November: Budget and Finance Committee meets and forwards recommendations to the Town Board for review
- December: A public hearing is held to appropriate and adopted the annual budget
- January of the following year: The adopted Budget is published and submitted to the State of Colorado