Key 2019-2020 Tentative Budget Dates

February 26, 2019
Board of Education Meeting – Budget Calendar

June 6, 2019                                                                                                 End of Legislative Session

June 10, 2019 (LB 430)
State Aid Certification and 2018/19 Budget Authority
Allowable Reserve Percentage Certification

April 20 (approximate)
Gross Assessed Valuations from County Assessor

March – June, 2019
Executive Committee Works with Board Finance Committee

June 11, 2019
Budget Work Session, 4:30 p.m. at LPSDO

May-July, 2019
Community/District Constituent Presentations

  • Presentation and Budget Forum at LPSDO (June 13 at 5:00 p.m.)
  • Presentation and Budget Forum at North Star High School              5801 N. 33rd Street (June 27 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 25, 2019
Second Budget Work Session 4:30 p.m. at LPSDO

August 4, 2019
Publication of Budget Hearings/Forums (LPS and ESU 18)

August 13, 2019
Public Hearing/Budget Forum (6:00-6:45 p.m.) and Budget Approval (First Reading)

August 20, 2019
Certified Assessed Valuation

August 27, 2019
Budget Approval (Second Reading/Action)

September 3, 2019
Publication of Property Tax Request Hearing

September 10, 2019
Property Tax Request Hearing and First Reading

September 24, 2019
Property Tax Request (Second Reading)