FY2008 Budget Session Continues

City of El PasoThe City of El Paso is currently underway with the FY 2008 budgetary process. This year's proposed budget was created based on key guiding principles, which include:

Budget presentations made by each City department during the budget hearings are accessible under the News and Notices section on the City's homepage by clicking the FY 2008 Budget Information link.

The Budget Hearings will also be available for viewing on the City's Video Events Page, which is accessible from the city's homepage www.elpasotexas.gov, or by clicking here. Please note that all budget hearings will be archived under the Special City Council Meetings section of the Video Events Page.

What's Next?
The following is a preliminary schedule of dates during which the remainder of the public hearings will occur.

August 7, 2007 City Council on Tax Levy / Tax Rate Ordinance introduced to City Council with scheduled adoption date

August 15, 2007 First Public Hearing on the Tax Rate

August 21, 2007 2nd Public Hearing on the Tax Rate; Public Hearing and vote on the adoption of the FY08 City Budget & Mass Transit Budget

August 28, 2007 Public Hearing and vote to adopt the Tax Levy / Tax Rate by Ordinance

**NOTE: Formal and Official notices for these hearings will be published at a later date.

Upcoming City Meetings & Events:

Major Issues:

Public Safety & Health:

Development & Infrastructure:


Quality of Life: