This Edition of Budget e-News:
County Appraiser Presentation Posted
The Johnson County Appraiser Paul Welcome presented his assessed valuation report at the City Council meeting on March 14th. The presentation includes details about assessed valuation and median sale prices on homes in Olathe and County-wide. This annual report helps start the budget process as it provides assumptions for property tax collection as we begin forecasting revenues for the 2014 budget. The full report is also posted on the website.
The Budget Office welcomes your input on the 2014 budget! You can submit input and suggestions as we develop the budget through email or phone call. You may also submit ideas on the City’s Facebook page. We will notify you of future opportunities to provide input.
Save the Date!
The next City Council meeting regarding the 2014 budget is Tuesday, March 19th, at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall (100 E. Santa Fe). Dr. Chris Kuehl, Economist, will speak about economic trends which could impact the City’s budget. The Budget Office will also present the results of a Council budget survey which will assist in the development of the 2014 budget.