At its June 21 meeting, the Bend City Council approved the City’s $1.3 billion, two-year budget.
In May, the Budget Committee, which is comprised of seven City Councilors and an equal number of community members, discussed and approved the proposed 2023-25 biennial budget in public meetings.
The Budget Committee included a few amendments that increased some key service areas:
Documents are available at bendoregon.gov/budget. The City Manager’s budget message also provides a high-level overview of the budget.
To learn more about how the budget works, watch this short, animated video, How The Budget Works