County commissioners slated to vote on triennial budget

On Thursday, Sept. 18, the Oakland County Board of Commissioners will vote on the recommended balanced budget of Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson and the Oakland County Board of Commissioners' Finance Committee for fiscal years 2015, 2016 and 2017 at the Board's full meeting.

The budget will be presented by the Oakland County Board of Commissioners' Finance Committee Chairman Thomas F. Middleton to the full Board of Commissioners at their meeting which will begin at 9:30 a.m. The meeting will be held in the Oakland County Board of Commissioners Auditorium located at 1200 North Telegraph Road in Pontiac.

The proposed budgets are for the following years with no change to the county's 4.19 millage rate:

For FY 2015, the General Fund/General Purpose Special Revenue/Proprietary Funds, the total for all funds are recommended by the County Executive is $799,779,956; the Finance Committee's Amendments $2,080,057 and the Finance Committee's Recommended Budget is $801,860,013.

For FY 2016, the General Fund/General Purpose Special Revenue/Proprietary Funds, the total for all funds are recommended by the County Executive is $806,422,075; the Finance Committee's Amendments $1,977,038 and the Finance Committee's Recommended Budget is $808,399,113.

For FY 2017, the General Fund/General Purpose Special Revenue/Proprietary Funds, the total for all funds are recommended by the County Executive is $808,553,753; the Finance Committee's Amendments $1,977,038 and the Finance Committee's Recommended Budget is $810,530,791.

For additional information, contact Chairman Gingell at 248-728-7133 and Finance Chairman Thomas F. Middleton at 248-620-6551.

Published: Tue, Sep 16, 2014