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Budget Commission


CONTACT INFORMATION:
Dennis Kennedy
2079 E. 9th St, Cleveland, Ohio 44115
216-443-8173
dkennedy@cuyahogacounty.us


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DESCRIPTION OF BOARD AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The primary functions of the Budget Commission are:
  • Auditing annual tax budgets of 105 taxing authorities in Cuyahoga County. 
  • Determining annual property tax rates for each taxing authority. 
  • Issuing Official Amended Certificate of Estimated Resources to each taxing authority; this document is a statement of all estimated revenues and is used as a budgetary tool to review spending. 
  • Distributing all property tax revenues collected to 38 cities, 19 villages, 2 townships, 33 school districts, 9 library systems, and 4 county taxing authorities (County Executive, Port Authority, Tri-C, and Metro Park system). Over 2.4 billion dollars of tax revenues are distributed annually.


QUALIFICATIONS:
The Cuyahoga County Budget Commission is composed of two elected officials; the County Fiscal Officer, County Prosecutor, and County Executive. The County Fiscal Officer serves as the Secretary to the Commission and employs a staff to execute the statutory functions of the Budget Commission.


MEMBERSHIP:

Name  Term Ends Appointed By/Representation
Armond Budish N/A County Executive
Michael O' Malley N/A Prosecutor
Dennis Kennedy N/A Fiscal Officer


MEETING SCHEDULE/AGENDAS:
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