City of Norris Public Notice


            Budget Procedures and Budget Meetings for the 2018-2019 Fiscal Year



Reference:  TCA 6-56-206, budget estimates.  This law also provides for a budget calendar, which is summarized below:


  • March 22, 2018 - 6:00 p.m.  Budget Workshop with Department Heads.    

City Council will meet with Department Heads to review department budgets.


  • April 10, 2018 – 6:00 p.m.  Budget Workshop.   

City Manager shall file a consolidated budget document with the Council Members in a budget workshop.  Additional workshops may be scheduled at the discretion of Council.


  • May 14, 2018 – 7:00 p.m.  Council Meeting.

The Council Members to review and adopt the annual Budget on first reading.  Council Members shall also recommend a capital outlay plan.  The Council Members shall review a synopsis of the proposed budget and a statement of the tax rate required to finance the proposed budget.


  • May 16, 2018 – Public Hearing Notice.

The proposed budget and a notice of a Public Hearing shall be published in a newspaper having general circulation in the City.


  • June 4, 2018 – 7:00 p.m. Public Hearing.

Public Hearing on proposed 2018-2019 budget.


  • June 11, 2018 – 7:00 p.m. Council Meeting.

2018-2019 Budget presented to Norris City Council for final reading of Ordinance.