City Budget 2019

Upcoming Schedule

City Council will meet again to discuss the 2019 budget at these times:

--November 5, 2018; 5 p.m.
--November 19, 2018; 6 p.m.
--December 3, 2018; 6 p.m.
Meetings are held at City Hall.

Fall 2018

2018: A Unique Year for Budgeting  Read where the budgeting process is now and how things are moving forward.

September 2018 Budget Workshop

Agenda for September 2018 Budget Workshop

Minutes from September 2018 Budget Workshop

August 2018 
Budget Workshop

Questions? Contact Administrative Business Director Marshall Hallock at

June 2018 Budget Workshop

Chat with the Mayor Series: June and July 2018

See the report of our summer gatherings here. More dates to follow in early fall.

We had a great time during our Chat with the Mayor series talking with residents over the course of six events in June and July. Mayor Dowse and staff will be out and about again in September and October. Stay tuned for dates and times. 

Reach out to Mayor Sean Dowse with your thoughts, questions, or concerns at

Where does the City get its funding and what does it do with it?

See an Overview of the Budget from Administrative Business Director Marshall Hallock. You can also view the video at right to get a quick and easy primer on how the City prioritizes and budgets its money -- and why you should care.

Guiding Documents Red Wing Considers in the 2019 Budget Process