Budget and Financial Information

2022 Budget

Let’s talk about the budget

The 2022 Proposed Budget and Financial Plan works to align investments with the priorities Elgin residents identified in the recent community survey, as well as the City’s 2018-2022 Strategic Principles and Priorities

Read the 2021 Adopted Budget and Financial Plan to learn how the City builds the budget, how the budget benefits Elgin residents, where your tax dollars go, and more. 

This page is updated regularly, so check in often, learn about the budget and help us see what’s important to you!

We want to hear from you!

We want to know about your priorities for the 2022 budget and your thoughts on how the City is managing its finances on your behalf. Your input will help inform the development of the final budget, scheduled to be presented to Council in mid-December 2022. Here are some ways you can get involved:

Join the Discussion

Join the Budget Discussion

Budget Meeting Schedule

  • Wednesday, November 3, 6:00 p.m., Council Chambers, City Hall
  • Wednesday, November 10, 5:00 p.m., Council Chambers, City Hall
  • Wednesday, November 17, 5:00 p.m., Council Chambers, City Hall
  • Wednesday, December 1, 5:00 p.m., Council Chambers, City Hall
  • Wednesday, December 15, 6:00 p.m., Council Chambers, City Hall