Budget

Key 2017-2018 Tentative Budget Dates

February 28, 2017
Board of Education Meeting – Budget Calendar

March 1, 2017
State Aid and 2017/18 Budget Authority (changed to May 25)
Allowable Reserve Percentage Certification

April 20 (approximate)
Gross Assessed Valuations from County Assessor

April – June, 2017
Executive Committee Works with Board Finance Committee

May 25, 2017

State Aid Certification

June 2, 2017
End of Legislative Session

June 13, 2017
Budget Work Session, 4:30 p.m. at LPSDO

May-July, 2017
Community/District Constituent Presentations

  • Presentation and Budget Forum at LPSDO (June 27 at 5:00 p.m.)
  • Presentation and Budget Forum at North Star High School 5801 N. 33 Street (June 29 at 7:00)

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

July 11, 2017
Second Budget Work Session 5:00 p.m. at LPSDO

July 30, 2017
Publication of Budget Hearings/Forums (LPS and ESU 18)

August 8, 2017
Public Hearing/Budget Forum (6:00-6:45 p.m.) and Budget Approval (First Reading)

August 20, 2017
Certified Assessed Valuation

August 22, 2017
Budget Approval (Second Reading/Action)

September 5, 2017
Publication of Property Tax Request Hearing

September 12, 2017
Property Tax Request Hearing and First Reading

September 26, 2017
Property Tax Request (Second Reading)