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The City of Duluth Pivots Budgeting Strategy to Ensure Successful New Comprehensive Plan
The city of Duluth struggled to bridge increasing budget gaps that impacted the success of its new comprehensive plan. By pivoting to a program-based ...
40 Thousand USD
Mayor's Office, Finance Director
Detroit, MI Raises $1B in Funding 5 Years after Declaring Bankruptcy
After declaring bankruptcy in 2013, Detroit was looking to restore financial stability and raise grant revenue in support of its strategic vision. The...
81 Thousand USD
Deputy Chief Financial Officer
City of Pueblo commits $6M of ARPA Funding to Project Proposals for Community Economic Recovery
The City of Pueblo, CO, required a framework to evaluate and prioritize projects for distribution of its $36.7M in ARPA funding. Using an efficient an...
15 Thousand USD
Budgeting for Climate: The City of Pittsburgh Repurposes Resources for a Sustainable Future
The budget is a potent tool to leverage for change. It is logical to begin there when implementing a major initiative like Climate Action. A shared la...
55 Thousand USD
Office of Sustainability, Mayor's Office
Milpitas, CA 95035
City of Milpitas, CA Finds $4 Million Amidst Fiscal Uncertainty
Deputy City Manager Walter Rossmann recognized that without changing the way the City of Milpitas planned and budgeted, it could not find the savings ...
Deputy Finance Director
Resident Feedback Guides Bloomington to Address Budget Shortfall, Saving $390,000
Bloomington used an online community engagement platform to partner with residents in deciding how to address a 2020 budget shortfall of $17 million d...
8.3 Thousand USD
Outreach and Engagement
Pompano Beach, FL
How Pompano Beach, FL Budgets to Stay on Track with Strategic Plan Objectives
Many cities and counties report that while they aim to be more strategic, budgeting is still largely driven by department spend requests. Pompano Beac...
Mariposa, CA 95338
Upgrading Aging, Underfunded Water Infrastructure in Rural Mariposa County
Mariposa County needed a long-term solution to improve the county's aging water & wastewater infrastructure. They implemented a plan to reduce O&M cos...
150 Thousand USD
Investment Crowdfunding Used To Finance Green Infrastructure Pilot Project in Fairfax, VA
A green infrastructure pilot project in Fairfax, VA was struggling to find suitable financing. By utilizing investor crowdfunding, the project was abl...
Zero Upfront Cost
Deputy County Executive
Fort Saskatchewan, AB, Canada
Fort Saskatchewan informs capital investment tradeoffs using peer review process
The City of Fort Saskatchewan expanded priority based budgeting to their capital programs budget by leveraging a software platform to better align cap...
10 Thousand USD