Multnomah County's Board of Commissioners adopts an annual budget to plan for the effective delivery of services to the community and to responsibly manage the public resources that support these services.
Multnomah County uses an incremental budgeting process.
Phase I: Departments submit their Budgets for consideration.
Phase II: The Chair develops the Proposed Budget.
Phase III: The Board Adopts the final Budget.
The program offers below are shown at each stage in the process. The following describes each of the column stages in more detail.
Department Submitted - are the program offers submitted by the departments on February 12, 2016 for consideration in the Chair's Proposed Budget. These program offers are shown as submitted by the departments and have not yet been reviewed by the Budget Office for accuracy.
Chair's Proposed - are program offers that have been included (funded) in the FY 2017 Chair's Proposed Budget, which will be presented to the Board of County Commissioners on April 21st. As the Chair’s Office reviews the program offers, they may be updated or changed.
Adopted - are the program offers that are included (funded) in the County's Adopted Budget. This is the final stage of the budget process. The County's Budget will be adopted on May 26th.