This page is designed to keep Borough Citizens and financial statement users informed throughout the annual financial cycle. Check in on this page to find:
The status of budgets in developmentProposed and approved budget documentsDepartment budget presentationsBudget development communicationsCitizen's Financial ReportsComprehensive Annual Financial Reports (CAFRs)
The Fiscal Year 2021 Approved Budget was adopted by the Assembly May 28, 2020 and is effective July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021. Department directors presented their budget presentations to the Assembly on April 9th, 2020. See the Budget Presentations section below for copies of each presentation.
Public Hearings on the FY2021 Manager's Proposed Budget were held on April 23rd, 28th, 30th and May 19th. Assembly Deliberations were held May 26th and May 28th. See the Public Meeting calendar on the home page for more details on meeting date locations and times.
The Borough Department of Finance produces several annual publications throughout each fiscal year. They are the current recipients of the Government Finance Officer Association (GFOA) Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the FY2019 CAFR and the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the FY2020 Approved Budget. See the document sections below for current and previous years' documents.
This section houses all Assembly-Staff communication that are used in deliberation.
These are the budget presentation that have been given to the Assembly in Open Session.
Listen to the engaging conversation of Borough Attorney Nick Spiropoulos and Assembly Member Vern Halter on what makes up the Borough's budget.
This video is designed to give citizens a starting point on a very complex subject. The hour-long presentation is broken up into short 1-3 minute segments that you can scroll or skip through via text subject markers.