The Clackamas County Board of Commissioners formally adopted Fiscal Year 2013-14 budgets Thursday, June 27. The action followed a series of public hearings by the county's budget committees in May to discuss, amend and approve before sending them for board approval.
The newly adopted budgets total $799,495,913, which includes property taxes, dedicated state and federal funds, grants and other revenue sources. The budget for Clackamas County is $602,381,979, a reduction of 2 percent from the current fiscal year budget.
In recent weeks, the Clackamas County budget committees held a series of public meetings to discuss the budgets, receive public testimony, amend and then approve them for forwarding to the County Board of Commissioners for adoption. The adopted budgets are:
Clackamas County at $602,381,979
Clackamas County Service District No.1 at $60,620,951
Clackamas County Development Agency at $70,483,826
Clackamas County Enhanced Law Enforcement District at $5,890,424
Clackamas County Extension and 4-H Service District at $4,551,176
Library District of Clackamas County at $15,283,009
North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District at $23,959,925
Street Lighting Service District No. 5 at $2,700,202
Surface Water Management Agency of Clackamas County at $214,093
Tri-City Service District at $13,410,328
For more information, contact Clackamas County Budget Manager Diane Padilla at 503-742-5425. To review the budget documents, go online: http://www.clackamas.us/bcc/documents/businesspackets/packet20130627.pdf