The City Council shall set priorities for the budget preparation on or before the third Tuesday of May of each year. The City Manager shall submit to the Council the proposed total operating budget for the City for the succeeding fiscal year on or before the first Tuesday of July of each year. The City Council shall then schedule such meetings and hearings as it considers appropriate and necessary to enable it to make final determinations and adjustments to estimated revenues and estimated expenditures for the various funds and departments. The Council shall schedule the legal publication of the proposed budget and shall schedule and conduct a public hearing as required by law in order to answer and hear objections of taxpayers to the proposed budget and to consider amendments. Adoption of the budget shall conform to the requirements of applicable State statutes. The provisions of this section shall in no way be deemed to abrogate any of the provisions of K.S.A. 79-2925 et seq., or any amendments thereto. (Ord. 18383 § 3, 1-25-05; Ord. 17672 § 1, 4-24-01; Ord. 17473 § 1, 3-7-00; Ord. 17226 § 74, 1-27-98. Code 1995 § 2-271.)
Cross References:City Council – Mayor, Chapter 2.15 TMC.
State Law References:Budget generally, K.S.A. 79-2925 et seq.