Fiscal Year 2025 Budget

Thank you for your interest in the City's budget for the 2025 fiscal year, which begins July 1, 2024, and ends on June 30, 2025. The City’s operating budget (day-to-day costs of providing city services) is approximately $172 million and the capital budget, which includes major projects and improvements, is approximately $86 million.

Public Input Meeting

Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2023, at 6 p.m.

A public input meeting will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2023, in the City Council Chambers at the Historic Federal Building, 350 W. Sixth St. City Manager Mike Van Milligen and Finance and Budget Department staff provided general information on the Fiscal Year 2025 budget process and then meeting attendees were asked to share their thoughts on what they would like to see funded in their neighborhoods and the community-at-large.

Dollars & Cents 

The Fiscal Year 2024 Dollars & Cents document provides an overview of property taxes, budget, utility rates, and the debt reduction plan.

Public Comments Form

We want your input!

Use the City's Budget Public Comments form to share your ideas directly with City staff. These ideas could be capital improvements, such as park improvements, street improvements, or new amenities. They could also be service-related, such as specific programming, recreation classes, or a change in how a service is provided. Submitted input will assist in the development of a recommended budget.

Written comments can also be mailed to: City Manager, City Hall, 50 West 13th Street, Dubuque, IA, 52001.