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Municipal Budget Office

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The Municipal Budget Office is responsible for preparation of budget documents, long-range financial capacity study, revenue forecasting, capital improvements program, benchmarking, budget monitoring, forecasting, and fiscal impact analyses. 


Community Priorities

Thank you to our residents for participating in the Tempe Forum on Community Priorities for the upcoming Fiscal Year 2019-20 Budget Cycle. The forum ended March 31, 2019. The results of the forum were presented to City Council to assist them in gauging public interest and priorities. Residents who still wish to provide input to City Council regarding the upcoming budget and community priorities can send an email to Council Communicator.

Financial Transparency Portal

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In an effort to provide a more inclusive and transparent budget, the City of Tempe is pleased to present our Financial Transparency portal. The city partnered with OpenGov to provide a new web-based financial transparency and business intelligence tool that dynamically presents the city's revenues and expenses, from historical trends to line item level details. By leveraging the OpenGov platform, residents can use this website to have around-the-clock access and a better understanding of the city's budget and actuals financial data.

Current Budget Documents

Budget in Brief (PDF)

Line Item Budget (PDF)

Final Budget Adoption (PDF)

Tentative Budget Adoption (PDF)


Contact Information

Mark Day, Municipal Budget Director, 480-350-8697
Lauri Vickers, Municipal Budget and Finance Analyst III, 480-350-8980
Suzanna Snyder, Municipal Budget and Finance Analyst II,  480-350-8944

Tim McGowan, Municipal Budget and Finance Analyst II, 480-350-8881

Physical Address:
31 E. Fifth St., 2nd Floor
Tempe, AZ  85281


Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 5002
Tempe, AZ 85280


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