Saturday, March 2, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM EST Refreshments available at 9:30 AM. 
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Jamestown Public Library 
26 North Rd
Jamestown, RI 02835

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Jennifer Slattery 
Rhode Island League of Cities & Towns 

Intro to Municipal Budgeting 


This session features Mayor Fung of Cranston, Andrew Nota, Town Administrator of Jamestown, and Peder Schaefer, Associate Director of the RI League of Cities and Towns. 

Attendees will learn the 'need to know' basics of the municipal budgeting process from local experts including:

  • How do communities generate revenue and take in funds?
  • What are the largest expenditures in communities?
  • What is the process and best practices for councils and administrators for budget planning and implementation?
  • Gain examples from the government perspectives of 'strong mayor' and 'town manager'.