City Manager Submits Structurally Balanced Budget

City Manager Michael Ortega yesterday formally submitted the Fiscal Year 2016/17 Recommended Budget. The $1.37 billion plan includes a mix of spending cuts and revenue increases.

The Mayor and Tucson City Council will further examine the proposed budget during meetings scheduled for May 3, which also will include a public hearing, and May 17. Another meeting and public hearing will be held June 7 prior to final budget adoption on that date.