Office of Management and Budget

RFP - Accounting and Compliance Services for American Rescue Plan Act Funds

The City of Rochester is seeking qualified Consultants for assistance with plan development, reporting, and award management for the City’s $202 million allocation from the Coronavirus Local Fiscal Recovery Fund established by the American Rescue Plan Act. While guidance on funds use and reporting is still forthcoming, the City desires to identify and contract with a professional accounting firm with certified public accountants that can be available for guidance and additional workload as needed over the next several years.

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Mayor Warren Presents 2021-22 Budget

(Friday, May 14, 2021) – Mayor Lovely A. Warren released a City budget proposal today that includes critical investments to reverse structural inequity; expand pandemic-relief programs; and holds taxes and fees at levels that will result in reduced payments for homeowners.

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Director's Message

Wagner ChrisChris Wagner, Budget Director It is the commitment of the Office of Management and Budget to ensure that each and every taxpayer dollar is allocated in the most efficient manner. Efficiency involves more than simply spending less. It also means providing the citizens of Rochester with the most desired outcomes.

Fortunately, through sound business practices, the City has remained financially stable and continues to pursue ways to grow our tax base. Attracting new residents and businesses to the City of Rochester who will prosper, benefits the entire Rochester community, and speaks directly to our key priorities: more jobs, safer neighborhoods and better schools.

About the Office of Management and Budget

The Office of Management and Budget is dedicated to ensuring that limited resources are aligned with the issues of greatest importance. This is accomplished by the collection, analysis, and evaluation of data and by providing information and preparing recommendations. The results of these efforts are reflected in the City's Annual Budget document.