Budget

Key 2018-2019 Tentative Budget Dates

February 13, 2018
Board of Education Meeting – Budget Calendar

March 1, 2018
State Aid Certification and 2018/19 Budget Authority
Allowable Reserve Percentage Certification

April 18, 2018
End of Legislative Session

April 20 (approximate)
Gross Assessed Valuations from County Assessor

April – June, 2018
Executive Committee Works with Board Finance Committee

May 22, 2018
Budget Work Session, 4:30 p.m. at LPSDO

May-July, 2017
Community/District Constituent Presentations

  • Presentation and Budget Forum at LPSDO (June 12 at 5:00 p.m.)
  • Presentation and Budget Forum at Northeast High School, 2635 N. 63 Street (June 14 at 7:00 p.m.)

Presentations to Various Community/District Constituent Groups

  • Key Communicators
  • Community Curriculum Council
  • LIBA (Lincoln Independent Business Association)
  • LPS Parent Leader Group
  • Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Lincoln Neighborhood Alliance

June 26, 2018
Second Budget Work Session 4:30 p.m. at LPSDO

August 5, 2018
Publication of Budget Hearings/Forums (LPS and ESU 18)

August 14, 2018
Public Hearing/Budget Forum (6:00-6:45 p.m.) and Budget Approval (First Reading)

August 20, 2018
Certified Assessed Valuation

August 28, 2018
Budget Approval (Second Reading/Action)

September 4, 2018
Publication of Property Tax Request Hearing

September 11, 2018
Property Tax Request Hearing and First Reading

September 25, 2018
Property Tax Request (Second Reading)