2022–23 Tentative Budget Development Calendar

February 22, 2022
Board of Education Meeting – Budget Calendar

March 1
State Aid and 2022/23 Budget Authority
Allowable Reserve Percentage Certification

April 20 (approximate)
End of Legislative Session

April 20
Abstract of Assessed Valuations from County Assessor

May–June
Executive Committee Works with Board Finance Committee

June 28
Budget Work Session, 4:30 p.m. at LPSDO

June–July
Community/District Constituent Presentations

  • Virtual Presentation and Budget Forum
    • Link will be available on LPS website
    • June 30 at 12:00 p.m.
  • Presentation and Budget Forum at LPSDO
    • June 30 at 5:00 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

July 26
Second Budget Work Session 4:30 p.m. at LPSDO

August 20
Certified Assessed Valuation

August 23
Preliminary Budget Available

September 13
Budget and Property Tax Approval (First Reading)

September 19–23
Joint Public Hearing*

September 18
Publication of Budget and Property Tax Request Hearing (LPS & ESU 18)

September 26
Budget and Property Tax Hearing

September 27
Budget and Property Tax Approval (Second Reading/Action)

September 30
Budget Document due to Nebraska Auditor’s Office

October 15
Property Tax Resolution due to County Clerk