Build a Budget Book that Works for You and Your Community

In the ever-evolving landscape of local governance, building a budget book that resonates with both administrative objectives and is accessible to the community is paramount. Join us as we delve into innovative strategies and practical insights for developing a budget book that not only aligns with fiscal responsibility but also enhances transparency, encourages community engagement, and drives forward local initiatives.

Throughout this session, we will explore the key components of a successful budget book, including clear financial statements, policy goals, and performance measures that together tell a comprehensive story of your community’s priorities and plans.

Watch this webinar to learn from experienced professionals about:

  • Best practices in budget presentation
  • How to effectively communicate complex financial information to a non-technical audience
  • Techniques to involve the community in the budgeting process
  • Tips for winning a GFOA distinguished budget award

Don’t miss this opportunity to transform your budget book into a powerful instrument for community engagement and governance excellence!


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Jose Alcantar

Licensing — Chipotle

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James Farrell

CIO — Village of Bolingbrook, IL


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Molly Brenner

Sr Product Marketing Specialist, OpenGov

Thousands of agencies trust OpenGov to power more effective and accountable government