As part of the Municipality of North Grenville’s 2020 Budget process, Council is providing a number of opportunities for members of the public, business leaders and community organizations to participate.
“My Council Colleagues and I are committed to providing multiple opportunities for individuals and community groups to provide their perspectives and priorities for the 2020 Budget and beyond,” said Mayor Nancy Peckford.
North Grenville Council is tracking to approve the 2020 Budget at its first Council Meeting in the New Year, proposed for January 22, 2020.
Council held its first informal public consultation meeting on November 4 for members of the public to discuss their perspectives and budget priorities for 2020. The second public discussion is planned for November 14 at 2 pm at the Municipal Centre. The purpose of these sessions is to provide budget information and promote discussion.
The next round of public consultation meetings will be an opportunity for individuals and organizations to present their budget requests to Council on Tuesday, November 26 from 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm, and Wednesday, November 27 at 6:30 pm at the Municipal Centre (285 County Road 44, Kemptville).
Council is inviting members of the public and community organizations who wish to make a specific budget request to fill out the Budget Request Form available at://www.northgrenville.ca/budget The deadline to submit a formal budget request is November 21, 2019.
The rest of the Council Budget meetings will be live-streamed at the North Grenville Municipal Centre (285 County Road 44, Kemptville):
December 3, 6:30 – 8:30 pm – Committee of the Whole Meeting Special Discussion of Budget
December 10, 2:30 – 5:30 pm – Special Daytime Committee of the Whole Meeting: Presentation of Budget Draft #1.
December 18, 6:30 – 8:30 pm – Special Committee of the Whole Meeting Discussion of Budget
January 8, 2020, 2:30 – 4:30 pm – Special Daytime Committee of the Whole Meeting: Presentation of Budget Draft #2
January 14, 2020, 6:30pm – 8:30 pm – Committee of the Whole Meeting Special Discussion of Budget
January 20, 2020, 6:30pm – 8:30 pm – Adoption of 2020 Budget
For information related to the budget process visit: www.northgrenville.ca/budget