Your input in the annual municipal budget is essential for helping City Council make informed decisions in the best interests of the community.
Online Budget Balancing Tool (availability extended until end-of-day September 20)
Try your hand at balancing our municipal budget by checking out A Balancing Act (our groovy new online budget consultation tool). It's our first year using this tool, so don't hesitate to let us know what you think of it!
Wondering about a specific business case being presented to Council? Here are some of the ones being taken to Council for approval (more may be added at a later date; keep checking back):
- Airport - Part-time Maintenance Employee
- Parks - grass cutting
- Fire Services - Fire Prevention Officer
- Fire Services - Daytime Response Firefighter
- Planning & Engineering - Municipal Development Plan Renewal
- Finance - Long-term Property Tax Strategy
- Information Technology - Full-time/term (2 years) IT Technician
Get in on the discussion!
Participate in an online forum discussion, or start your own discussion topic at Have Your Say Wetaskiwin! Have a debate with your fellow residents about City budget topics that interest you.
Upcoming Council meeting (budget items will be discussed)
Date: Monday, September 28, 2020
Time: 4 pm start time
Location: Wetaskiwin City Hall (4705 - 50 Avenue)
Residents may attend in person or virtually by logging into the meeting using the following information:
Join Zoom Meeting (meeting information will be added as the meeting date approaches)
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the City will conduct all public budget consultations online this year (for the 2021 municipal budget).
*More information will be added soon so please check back*
City of Wetaskiwin 2021 Budget Consultation Schedule
The following dates have been set (changes may be made without notice):
|August 28 to September 20||--||Online Public Consultation||A Balancing Act: Budget Simulation Tool|
|September 28||4 pm||Budget Items will be discussed in Council||City Hall (4705-50 Avenue)|
|October 5||6 pm to 8 pm||Public Consultation #2||Online|
|November 30 to December 1||9 am to 4:30 pm||Budget Deliberation days||City Hall (4705-50 Avenue)|
|December 14||4 pm start time||City Council will approve the 2021 budget at the regular City Council meeting||City Hall (4705-50 Avenue)|