Budgets are extremely useful in the planning process for local government as they dictate the funds the local government has to work with.
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Our iCompass survey showed that just under 40% of local governments were increasing their budgets to expand their technology capabilities.
The best way to incorporate the community’s needs into local government planning is to ask them directly what their needs are.
The annual budget gives citizens their first impression of their local government’s priorities, reflecting the government’s strategy, vision and priorities.
A local government’s budget should reflect its vision, strategy and priorities to demonstrate that they are committed to running effectively.
To be effective, local government staff members need to consider cost-saving measures and operating efficiently. Follow these steps for a leaner structure.