Annual Budget

Annually, the City of North Liberty produces a budget for its fiscal year from July 1 through June 30. The budget covers anticipated expenses, such as staff for various services, road improvements and maintenance, park and facility upkeep, law enforcement, fire and EMT, economic development, planning and engineering, water and water water services and facilities and more. It also takes into account anticipated revenue, such as property tax, fees for services such as water and waste water, road-use tax, bonds, hotel/motel tax, and state and federal funds.

Annual Budget Timeline

Month Budget Process
September/October Department Heads create budget proposals
mid-November Budget goal-setting work session with City Council
November/December Department heads budget review meetings City Administrator
January/February Budget work sessions with City Council and department heads
February Publication of proposed budget
early March Public hearing and adoption of budget
March 15 Final budget certified with County Auditor
July 1 Budget takes effect

Public Input

The City of North Liberty welcomes public input, ideas and feedback about the annual budget. Some ways you can learn more or share your thoughts:
Attend City Council meetings, held 6:30 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesday each month at 1 Quail Creek Circle, and speak during public comment.
Attend the appropriate board or commission meeting, and speak during public comment.
Contact the city council, mayor and city administrator.
Submit a comment online
View city council agendas, minutes and videos.

Adopted Budgets

Summary packets of the annual adopted budget and capital improvement plan (PDFs)
FY 17 Budget Summary Report (July 1, 2016  – June 30, 2017)
FY 16 Budget Summary Report (July 1, 2015 – June 30, 2016)
FY 15 Budget Summary Report (July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2015)
FY 14 Budget Summary Report (July 1, 2013 – June 30, 2014)
FY 13 Budget Summary Report (July 1, 2012 – June 30, 2013)
FY 12 Budget Summary Report (July 1, 2011 – June 30, 2012)
FY 11 Budget Summary Report (July 1, 2010 – June 30, 2011)
FY 10 Budget Summary Report (July 1, 2009 – June 30, 2010)