City Council Budget Hearings

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2019-06-05 at 9:00 AM to 2019-06-05 at 5:00 PM


The City Council is responsible for reviewing and approving the City's annual budget as submitted by the Mayor and her administration. In preparation for the vote, the Council holds budget hearings for each City department. Councilmembers are able to ask questions and get clarification on each section of the budget at these hearings. The hearings last throughout the day. They are telecast live on the City's government access channel, Channel 1303, on Spectrum. The hearings are also streamed live on the City's website at

Budget hearings for the following City departments will take place on Wednesday, June 5, 2o19. The schedule for the day is as follows:

9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. – Undistributed/Contingency

9:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. – Administration

11:05 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. – Department of Environmental Services

12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.  – Lunch

1:50 p.m. - 2:40 p.m. – Rochester Fire Department

2:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. – Department of Recreation and Youth Services

4:05 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Emergency Communications


City Council Chambers, Room 302-A, City Hall, 30 Church Street, Rochester, NY 14614 Map


For more information, call (585) 428-7538 or email


There is no cost to attend. The hearings are open to the public.