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The City of San Antonio Fiscal Year began on October 1. The FY 2019 Budget is currently underway. The calendar below provided the key dates for the preparation and delivery of the City’s Proposed Operating and Capital Budget.
Download the FY 2019 Budget Calendar (PDF)
Tuesday, August 14
City Council Budget Worksessions will take place after the budget is proposed. At these sessions, City Staff will review the budget proposals with the Mayor and City Council in detail.
All worksessions are held at 114 W. Commerce Street in the Municipal Plaza “B” Room.
Once the Five Year Financial Forecast is presented to the City Council, they are asked to identify goals and priorities the upcoming budget should address. A goal setting session workshop takes place to provide City Council a format to provide City Staff with their service priorities for the upcoming budget year.
Community input is an important part of the budget process. Feedback from community input provides valuable direction to City Council and City Officials prior to the preparation of the City’s Proposed Operating and Capital Budget.
The City invites you to participate through the SASpeakUp community outreach campaign and the Budget Input Box
Download the Community Input on the FY 2019 Proposed Budget
Download the Post Proposed Budget Meetings Schedule
It's your city, make your voice heard! Learn about the proposed Fiscal Year 2019 budget with your friends and family. It's your chance to meet your neighbors, city leaders, and learn more about city services while enjoying free entertainment, free health screenings, and fun giveaways!
Download the Post Proposed Budget Meetings Schedule (Español)
¡Es tu ciudad, alza tu voz! Aprende más acerca del presupuesto propuesto para el Año Fiscal 2019 en compañía de tus familiares y amigos. Es tu oportunidad para conocer a tus servidores públicos y aprender sobre los servicios que ofrece tu gobierno de la Ciudad mientras tú y tu familia disfrutan de entretenimiento, rifas y ¡exámenes de la salud totalmente gratis!
Your feedback is crucial! Last year residents overwhelmingly told us they wanted more money for infrastructure, streets and sidewalks and the City delivered!
The City of San Antonio’s budget is a reflection of the community’s priorities. Each year the City is required by law to pass a balanced budget. Your feedback is critical to balancing the budget and determining where funds should be allocated.
Tell us what you want in your budget by visiting www.saspeakup.com.
The City of San Antonio’s Budget Input Box initiative provides a forum for residents to offer their suggestions on how the City of San Antonio can save money or improve City services. Suggestions or ideas that fall within the scope of what the City provides will be reviewed and considered by City staff for the Budget Development Process.
When submitting a suggestion, you will be asked to include the following information:
Although this information is not required, we encourage you to provide us with your email address so we may be able to contact you if additional information or clarification is needed.
Thank you for providing us with your input for the Budget Development Process.
Aunque esta información no es requerida, se le sugiere incluir su dirección de correo electrónico por si se necesita clarificar información acerca de su sugerencia.
Gracias por su participación en el desarrollo del Presupuesto.
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After receiving input from San Antonio residents and obtaining City Council service priorities, the City Manager and the City Staff develop a Proposed Balanced Budget. The City Manager meets with all City Departments to review Budget proposals during the month of July.
In August, the City Manager will present the City’s proposed Operating and Capital Budget reflecting the Community and City Council priorities.
Download: FY 2019 Proposed Budget Highlights (English) (PDF)
Download: Presupuesto Propuesto AF2019 (Español) (PDF)
Download: FY 2019 Proposed Operating and Capital Budget (PDF)
Before adopting a final Budget, City Council may choose to change any aspect of the proposed budget, as long as the changes result in a balanced budget.
FY 2019 Adopted Budget (PDF)
The budget adoption must take place before September 27 of each fiscal year. The Adopted Budget is then presented and filed with the City Clerk, and copies are provided to City Departments, agencies and civic organizations. Additionally, copies of the Adopted Budget are available for residents to view at all San Antonio Public Libraries.
114 W. Commerce
San Antonio, TX 78205
PO Box 839966
San Antonio, TX 78283
Office Line: 210.207.8360
Monday-Friday, 7:45 am - 4:30 pm