Roanoke City Council to hold public hearing on budget, property taxes

Roanoke Valley News

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — The Roanoke City Council is set to hold a public hearing on the proposed 2022 budget and the proposed property tax Monday evening.

According to officials, the General Fund budget includes revenues and expenditures topping $307 million in order to address seven priorities established by the city council, including education, community safety, human services, infrastructure, livability, good government, and the economy.

Follow these links to check out the recommended budget presentation, the recommended budget document, and the “budget at a glance.”

The Roanoke City Council meeting starts at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 24. You can watch the meeting live on RVTV Cox Channel 3 or on the City of Roanoke Facebook page.

If you want to address the city council during Monday night’s session, you will be limited to three minutes and will only be allowed to participate remotely via Zoom or via email at clerk@roanokeva.com. In addition, the form for Zoom participation is due by noon on Monday.

If you have any questions, contact the City Clerk at clerk@roanokeva.gov or call (540) 853-2541.

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