COVID-Related Budget Concerns

Local governments of all sizes are concerned about revenue shortfalls and budget impacts.

94% of respondents believe that their local government budget will be significantly impacted by revenue shortfalls caused by COVID-19 economic impacts.

COVID budget impacts for local government.
COVID budget cuts will impact some areas more than others.

Interestingly, individuals who fall into the leadership group were more concerned about capital project spending being impacted than others (70 percent identified in top three) and less concerned about community programs being cut (only 29 percent identified in top three).

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