FY24 Budget Approval Calendar

Budget Purpose

All city departments are charged with developing and executive action plans that maintain programs, create new programs based on current needs and implement services that support the mission and goals of the city. The Fiscal Year 2024 budget clearly aligns the city’s mission, goals and strategies with spending and shows the impact of operations and proposed capital projects. 

The purpose of this document is to provide council members, citizens and staff with detailed financial and performance information that will continue to:

  • Improve public accountability and on-going relations between the City and our citizens.
  • Provide information on tasks that have been completed and projects planned with the use of public funds.
  • Provide a tool for operational decisions during the budget year.
  • Enhance the delivery of public services and quality of life for our community.

Budget Approval Process

The city's fiscal year runs from October 1 to September 30. The budget approval process will

Tuesday, August 82 p.m.City Manager presents proposed budget 
to Council
Southwest Arts Center
Wednesday, August 96 p.m.Tax Millage Rate 
(First Public Hearing)
Southwest Arts Center
Wednesday, August 1610 a.m. and 6 p.m.Tax Millage  Rate
Second and Third Public Hearings
Southwest Arts Center
Tuesday, August 226 p.m.Budget 
First Public Hearing
Southwest Arts Center
Tuesday, September 510 a.m.Budget
Second Public Hearing
Southwest Arts Center
Tuesday, September 124 p.m.FY24 Budget Approval
Special Called Meeting
Welcome All Park


Welcome All Park
4255 Will Lee Road
South Fulton, GA 30349
Southwest Arts Center
915 New Hope Road SW
South Fulton, GA 30331