2013 - 2017 Financial Plan Information

Section 165 of the Community Charter requires all B.C. municipalities to prepare a Financial Plan for a period of five years to be adopted annually by bylaw. It also requires Council to undertake a process of public consultation regarding the Five Year Financial Plan before it is adopted.

The 2013 – 2017 Draft Financial Plan went to the Finance and Audit Committee meeting on November 26, 2012, marking the start of public budget deliberations. Click on the links below to view corporate reports from the Director of Financial Services and other related documents.

- Press Release: Public Feedback Opportunity on Draft Five Year Financial Plan

- November 26, 2012: Finance and Audit Committee Meeting

Next Steps:

December 3

Finance and Audit Committee Meeting

Members of the public will be given an opportunity to provide comments to the Finance and Audit Committee regarding the Draft Financial Plan (2013 – 2017) following a staff presentation to begin at 6:00 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers (15322 Buena Vista Avenue, White Rock, BC)

 

In addition, written comments from the public will be accepted up until Monday, December 10, 2012.

 

Please Note: Written comments are to include the name and address of the sender and may be sent to:

 

The City of White Rock (Attention: City Clerk)

15322 Buena Vista Avenue

White Rock, BC V4B 1Y6

Fax: 604-541-9348

Email: ClerksOffice@whiterockcity.ca

December 10 

Finance and Audit Committee Meeting

Second opportunity for feedback from the public. Adjustments may or may not be made to the budget, which will then go forward to a regular Council meeting in the form of a bylaw for approval. It must pass three readings before it is adopted as the 2013 – 2017 Financial Plan.

December 17

Regular Council Meeting

 

Council consideration of 1st, 2nd and 3rd readings of proposed 2013 – 2017 Financial Plan Bylaw

January 14

Regular Council Meeting

 

2013 – 2017 Financial Plan Bylaw will be presented to Council for consideration of final adoption. 

Links:

Finance and Audit Committee – 2012 Agendas and Minutes

Press Release: Public Feedback Opportunity on Draft Five Year Financial Plan