City Council New Orleans Louisiana
Home Meet The Council Council News Council Calendars Resources Districts & Maps Video Emergencies
   

New Orleans City Council to Hold Upcoming Budget Hearings Beginning Wednesday, September 6

September 5, 2017

NEW ORLEANS - In accordance with Section 3-115 of the Home Rule Charter of the City of New Orleans, the New Orleans City Council will hold hearings on the Mayor's proposed 2018 budget beginning on Wednesday, September 6, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. in the Council Chamber. All budget meetings will be advertised on the Council's website and open to the public.

Hearing days are scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. The Council will make every effort to conduct hearings efficiently by maintaining strict time limitations for presentations and public comment, however, revisions to this schedule are subject to occur. Accordingly, agencies that are not included in the initially published schedule may be asked to attend a hearing prior budget adoption.

Hearing dates for individual departments and agencies are as follows:

Day 1 - WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • BUDGET OVERVIEW
  • HOW THE 2018 PROPOSED BUDGET DIFFERS FROM THE 2017 ADOPTED BUDGET
  • FEE ADJUSTMENT ORDINANCES
  • TAX LEVY
  • REVENUE BUDGET

Day 2 - THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • INFRASTRUCTURE & CAPITAL BUDGET
  • FIVE-YEAR CAPITAL PLAN & CAPITAL BUDGET
  • DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
  • PROPERTY MANAGEMENT
  • NEW ORLEANS BUILDING CORP.

Day 3 - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE
  • EQUIPMENT MAINTENANCE DIVISION
  • INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & INNOVATION
  • OFFICE OF SERVICE & INNOVATION
  • LAW DEPARTMENT
  • SAFETY & PERMITS
  • CITY PLANNING COMMISSION
  • DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE


Day 4 - MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • PUBLIC SAFETY 1
  • POLICE DEPARTMENT & POLICE PENSION
  • NOPD CONSENT DECREE COMPLIANCE
  • MAYOR'S OFFICE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE COORDINATION
  • NOLA For Life
  • FIRE DEPARTMENT
  • EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES (EMS)
  • HUMAN SERVICES DEPARTMENT/ YOUTH STUDY CENTER
  • OFFICE OF INDEPENDENT POLICE MONITOR

Day 5 - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • PUBLIC SAFETY 2
  • CRIMINAL DISTRICT COURT
  • MUNICIPAL & TRAFFIC COURT
  • JUVENILE COURT
  • CLERK OF CRIMINAL DISTRICT COURT
  • ORLEANS PARISH COMMUNICATION DISTRICT

Day 6 - WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • PUBLIC SAFETY 3
  • ORLEANS PARISH SHERIFF'S OFFICE
  • ORLEANS PARISH DISTRICT ATTORNEY'S OFFICE
  • ORLEANS PARISH PUBLIC DEFENDER'S OFFICE
  • HEALTH DEPARTMENT

Day 7 - THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
  • USE OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FUND (EDF)
  • MAYOR'S OFFICE OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
  • NETWORK FOR ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY
  • SUPPLIER DIVERSITY & DBE
  • WORKFORCE NOLA
  • NOLA BUSINESS ALLIANCE
  • CIVIL SERVICE DEPARTMENT
  • ARTS COUNCIL OF NEW ORLEANS

Day 8 - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • OFFICE OF HOMELAND SECURITY
  • MAYOR'S OFFICE OF RESILIENCE & SUSTAINABILITY
  • OFFICE OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
  • OFFICE OF CODE ENFORCEMENT
  • NEW ORLEANS REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (NORA)
  • THE NEW ORLEANS RECREATION DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION (NORDC)
  • DEPARTMENT OF PARKS & PARKWAYS

MONDAY, OCTOBER 2
AS NEEDED FOR BUDGET HEARINGS

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 3
AS NEEDED FOR BUDGET HEARINGS

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 4
AS NEEDED FOR BUDGET HEARINGS

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 1
RESERVED FOR BUDGET ADOPTION

These meetings will be accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for additional accommodation or any assistance required to fully participate may be directed to Calvin Aguillard at 504-658-1093 or through LA Relay Service at 1-800-846-5277.

For additional information, contact David Gavlinski (phone: 504-658-1101; email: dsgavlinski@nola.gov) or Calvin Aguillard (phone: 504-658-1093; email: cjaguillard@nola.gov).

###

<< Back to News

  
 
Upcoming Events

11.23.17  Thanksgiving Day

11.24.17  Veterans Day

11.27.17  Criminal Justice Committee

11.29.17  Utility, Cable, Telecommunications and Technology Committee Public Meeting

View Full Calendar >

Join our Email List Legal & Privacy InformationSubmit Comments HereSite Map

Information presented by the New Orleans City CouncilDavid S. Gavlinski, Interim Chief of StaffCouncil Information (504) 658-1000Clerk of Council (504) 658-1085
New Orleans City Council | 1300 Perdido Street, Second Floor West | New Orleans, LA 70112

Translate this site: