El Paso County Budget Department in Colorado Springs Colorado

Address and phone number for El Paso County Budget Department, a Budget Department, at East Vermijo Avenue, Colorado Springs CO.


Name
El Paso County Budget Department
Address
27 East Vermijo Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 80903
Phone
719-520-6484

About the El Paso County Budget Department

The El Paso County Budget Department, located in Colorado Springs, CO, oversees the development, implementation, and monitoring of the annual budget in Colorado Springs. The Budget Department prepares multi-year capital improvement plans, long-range financial forecasts, and general government budget planning information. These resources support Colorado Springs policy makers when making decisions on the most efficient and effective use of resources. The Budget Department also provides information on the Colorado Springs government financial health, operating budgets, and budget planning.

You may contact the Budget Department for questions about:
  • Colorado Springs government budget planning
  • Local government resources and financial management
  • Colorado Springs operating budgets
  • Government financial health and forecasts
  • Colorado Springs property taxes
Colorado Springs Government Performance

The Budget Department monitors the financial performance of the Colorado Springs government. As part of this responsibility, the Budget Department looks for ways to improve operational efficiency and the effectiveness of Colorado Springs government programs and services. The Budget Department also coordinates the development of government financial performance measures and performance management systems. In addition to reviewing past financial performance, the Budget Department projects the likely financial impact of proposed policies, rules, and programs. Colorado Springs policy makers rely on Budget Department reports to decide whether to adopt or modify a proposal.

Financial Reports for Colorado Springs

In Colorado Springs, the Budget Department coordinates the implementation of approved budgets, and throughout the fiscal year they monitor government revenues and expenditures. The Budget Department prepares regular financial reports on the Colorado Springs government, which list the status of revenues and expenditures. Policy makers in Colorado Springs rely on these financial reports, which are also available to the general public. These reports note any deviations from the approved budget and make recommendations for corrective action. In addition to monthly or quarterly financial reports, the Budget Department creates an annual report.

Colorado Springs Budget Process

The budget process in Colorado Springs involves multiple government agencies and policy makers. The Colorado Springs Budget Office, in consultation with the chief executive, establishes budgetary priorities and guidelines each fiscal year. The Budget Department works with other government departments to formulate budget requests and oversee the preparation of revenue estimates, which include any adjustments to tax rates. The Budget Department then creates a proposed budget, which the Colorado Springs finance committee and city council review, modify, and approve.

Contact the El Paso County Budget Department

You may contact the El Paso County Budget Department by calling 719-520-6484, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: El Paso County Budget Department, 27 East Vermijo Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 80903.


Map of El Paso County Budget Department in Colorado Springs Colorado


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