Key 2020-2021 Tentative Budget Dates

February 25, 2020
Board of Education Meeting – Budget Calendar

April 20 (approximate)
Gross Assessed Valuations from County Assessor

April 23, 2020                                                                                                 End of Legislative Session

April – June, 2020
Executive Committee Works with Board Finance Committee

May 1, 2020
State Aid Certification and 2020/21 Budget Authority
Allowable Reserve Percentage Certification

June 23, 2020
Budget Work Session, 4:30 p.m. at LPSDO

June-July, 2020
Community/District Constituent Presentations

  • Presentation and Budget Forum at LPSDO (June 24 at 5:00 p.m.)
  • Virtual Presentation and Budget Forum (June 25 at 7:00 p.m.) – link will be available on LPS Website

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 28, 2020
Second Budget Work Session 4:30 p.m. at LPSDO

August 16, 2020
Publication of Budget Hearings/Forums (LPS and ESU 18)

August 20, 2020
Certified Assessed Valuation

August 24, 2020
Public Hearing/Budget Forum 6:00 p.m. at LPSDO

August 25, 2020                                                                                       Budget Approval (First Reading)

August 31, 2020
Publication of Property Tax Request Hearing

September 8, 2020
Budget Approval (Second Reading/Action)

September 8, 2020
Property Tax Request Hearing and First Reading

September 20, 2020
Budget Document due to Nebraska Auditor’s Office

September 22, 2020
Property Tax Request (Second Reading)

October 13, 2020
Property Tax Resolution due to County Clerk