A local government’s budget should reflect its vision, strategy and priorities to demonstrate that they are committed to running effectively.
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The annual budget gives citizens their first impression of their local government’s priorities, reflecting the government’s strategy, vision and priorities.
Despite a reduced budget, city managers can still meet the demand for more and better services, comply with new requirements and cover escalating costs.
To be effective, local government staff members need to consider cost-saving measures and operating efficiently. Follow these steps for a leaner structure.
Our iCompass survey showed that just under 40% of local governments were increasing their budgets to expand their technology capabilities.