Who Will Benefit?
Whether you are new to municipal budgeting or need a refresher, come join us for a discussion that will focus on the fundamentals of a developing a municipal budget. Topics will cover the specifics of developing a governmental budget including personnel, capital budgeting, forecasting techniques, revenue and expenditure analysis and communicating the budget message. No Prerequisites are required.
Registration is limited to 80 registrants; there will be no waiting list.
|By January 8
|After January 8
Cancellation & Substitute Policy: If you are registered and cannot attend, we encourage you to send a substitute. If you cannot send a substitute, a $100 cancellation fee will be assessed if written cancellation is received by January 8, 2024. No refunds will be honored after January 8, 2024.
Meeting and Speaker Information
This 2- day workshop will be held at the Round Rock Public Library, 200 E. Liberty Ave, Round Rock, Texas 78664. Complimentary Parking is available. Breakfast and Lunch provided on Thursday and Friday.
Come join us for a discussion that will focus on the fundamentals of a developing a municipal budget. Topics will cover the specifics of developing a governmental budget including:
- Capital Planning
- Forecasting Techniques
- Revenue & Expenditure Analysis
- Truth In Taxation
- Tax Rate Planning
- GFOA Distinguished Budget Award Document Preparation
Thursday, January 18 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (7:30 a.m. Breakfast)
Friday, January 19 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (7:30 a.m. Breakfast)
Aaron Rector, Director of Administrative Services, City of Keller
Martie Simpson, Executive Director, Government Finance Officers Association of Texas
John Zagurski, Finance Director, Town of Northlake
Meeting and Hotel Information
The meeting will be held at the Round Rock Public Library, 200 E. Liberty Ave, Round Rock, Texas 78664. Complimentary Parking is available.
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Continuing Education Credit
Individuals may submit program information to their certifying agency to determine if CEU’s or other credits may be applied. GFOAT does not pre-certify sessions for credit. You may earn up to 16 hours of CPE and No Prerequisites are required.
Meeting accommodations requests such as dietary restrictions must be submitted to Crane Petty by January 8 be considered.
The conference attire is casual so please dress for comfort. Be sure to bring a sweater or jacket to the sessions in the event the meeting rooms are cold.