Alleghany County's budget consists of several different funds with the main fund being the General Fund. The General Fund contains ad valorem taxes, sales tax receipts, federal & state revenues, service fees as well as the expenses for the majority of County departments. The following illustrates the budget timeline for fiscal year 2016/17.
March 10, 2016 Budget Worksheets to Departments
April 13, 2016 Budgets Due
April 18, 2016 Preliminary Budget Summary to Board of Commissioners
April 15, 2016—June 2, 2016 Administration and Finance Office preparing budget
June 1, 2016 Manager's Presentation of Budget
June 2, 2016 Begin Budget Meetings with the Board of Commissioners
June 22, 2016 Budget Public Hearing Scheduled for 6:30pm
The Board of Commissioners held a public hearing on June 22, 2016, at 6:30pm for citizens to provide comments on the proposed fiscal year 2016/2017 budget. After the public hearing, the Board of Commissioners adopted the Fiscal Year 2016/2017 Budget Ordinance. The Budget Ordinance details the revenues and expenses for each one of the funds.
If you have questions about the budget or budget process, please contact the Administration office.