Budgets

Per the City's Charter, the City of Kennedale's fiscal year (FY) begins on the first day of October and ends on the last day of the following September. On or before the fifteenth day of August each year, the City Manager shall submit to the City Council a balanced budget for the ensuing fiscal year to meet the goals and objectives of the City Council and provide a budget message.

The Council shall adopt the proposed budget — with or without amendment — after any required public hearing(s) and before the first day of the ensuing fiscal year. During the fiscal year, the Council shall have the authority to make budget adjustments for expenditures that could not, by reasonable thought and attention, have been included in the original budget.

Proposed and adopted budgets are filed with the City Secretary's Office as well as any amendments. Recent years' budgets are linked below.

FY 2021 to 2022 Budget Information

The Fiscal Year 21–22 Proposed Budget (PDF) was presented to the City Council on Tuesday, August 17, 2021, during a Regular Meeting, and is supported by a proposed Ad Valorem (Property) Tax Rate of $0.774085 per $100.00 of valuation. 

The City Council is expected to consider adoption iof the Fiscal Year 21-22 Budget and the supporting Tax Rate during their Regular Meeting on Tuesday, September 21, at 5:30 p.m., which will be preceded by a Public Hearing on Wednesday, September 15, at 5:30 p.m. (during a Special Meeting). The Adopted FY21-22 Budget (PDF) will be linked below when it is approved by the Council.

THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT IS PROVIDED IN ACCORDANCE WITH STATE LAW:

THE FISCAL YEAR (FY) 2021 to 2022 PROPOSED BUDGET WILL RAISE MORE TOTAL REVENUE FROM PROPERTY TAXES THAN LAST YEAR'S BUDGET BY AN AMOUNT OF $89,336, WHICH IS A 1.86 PERCENT INCREASE FROM LAST YEAR'S BUDGET. THE PROPERTY TAX REVENUE TO BE RAISED FROM NEW PROPERTY ADDED TO THE TAX ROLL THIS YEAR IS $15,817.

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Fiscal Year
(Oct. 1 to Sept. 30)
ADOPTEDPROPOSED
2021 to 2022
FY22 Proposed (PDF)
2020 to 2021FY21 (PDF)FY21 Proposed (PDF)
2019 to 2020FY20 (PDF)FY20 Proposed (PDF)
2018 to 2019FY19* (PDF)FY19 Proposed (PDF)
*The FY19 Budget was amended in April 2019, via Ordinance 659 (PDF).
2017 to 2018FY18 (PDF)FY18 Proposed (PDF)
2016 to 2017FY17 (PDF)FY17 Proposed (PDF)
2015 to 2016FY16 (PDF)FY16 Proposed (PDF)
2014 to 2015FY15 (PDF)FY15 Proposed (PDF)
2013 to 2014FY14 (PDF)FY14 Proposed (PDF)
2012 to 2013FY13 (PDF)FY13 Proposed (PDF)
2011 to 2012FY12 (PDF)FY12 Proposed (PDF)
2010 to 2011FY11 (PDF)FY11 Proposed (PDF)

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  1. Sat, Sep 25

    City Council Special Meeting - City Manager Interviews This is a Special Meeting of the City Council. This meeting will be held in-person only. The intervi...
  2. Tue, Sep 28

    Economic Development Corporation (EDC) Board Regular Meeting

    The EDC is responsible for the development and implementation of a comprehensive plan that includes ...

  3. Wed, Oct 6

    Parks & Recreation Board This board advises and formulates recommendations to the City Council for the use, improvement, and ...
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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON BUDGET

THE CITY COUNCIL FOR THE CITY OF KENNEDALE, TEXAS, WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING ON THE FISCAL YEAR (FY) 2021-2022 PROPOSED BUDGET ON SEPTEMBER 15, 2021, AT 5:30 PM IN THE COUNCIL CHAMBERS OF CITY HALL LOCATED AT 405 MUNICIPAL DRIVE, KENNEDALE, TX 76060. THE MEETING WILL BE HELD FOR THE PURPOSE OF RECEIVING COMMUNITY INPUT ON THE BUDGET. 

THE PROPOSED FY2021-2022 BUDGET CAN BE FOUND ON THE CITY’S WEBSITE (ABOVE) OR IN HARDCOPY AT THE CITY SECRETARY’S OFFICE IN CITY HALL. ALL INTERESTED CITIZENS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND AND EXPRESS THEIR VIEWS. THIS BUDGET WILL RAISE MORE TOTAL PROPERTY TAXES THAN LAST YEAR’S BUDGET BY $89,336 OR 1.86 PERCENT AND, OF THAT AMOUNT, $15,817 IS TAX REVENUE TO BE RAISED FROM NEW PROPERTY ADDED TO THE TAX ROLL THIS YEAR.