Our Community, Our Future: 2022 Municipal Budget Meetings

The 2022 Municipality of Chatham-Kent budget process will get underway on Wednesday, January 12 when the draft municipal budget will be presented to Council. That marks the beginning of a political review process that will include several opportunities for public comment.

Calendar of Events

All budget meetings will be broadcast live on YourTV as well as live-streamed on the YourTV YouTube channel. Community consultations will be broadcast on the Municipality of Chatham-Kent’s Facebook Live feed.

Opening Night

Wednesday, January 12 at 6:00 pm the 2022 Budget will be tabled.

Groups or organizations that wish to request funding must submit a written request by email to ckfps@chatham-kent.ca before 12:00 noon on Monday, January 10.

Groups or organizations wishing to provide comments on the municipal budget can submit a written deputation by email to ckfps@chatham-kent.ca before 3:00 pm on Wednesday, January 12.

Community Consultations

A brief summary of the draft budget will be presented by the administration at the beginning of each event. Two opportunities for public input have been scheduled as follows:

Wednesday, January 19 from 12:00 to 1:00 pm

Thursday, January 20 from 7:00 to 8:00 pm

Budget Committee Deliberations

Wednesday, January 26, Thursday, January 27 and Tuesday, February 1 from 6:00 to 10:00 pm

If more time is required, February 2 and 3 have also been set aside.

Written deputations of up to five minutes in length are welcome each evening. Submissions must be made by email to ckfps@chatham-kent.ca before 3:00 p.m. each day.

Comments can also be made by:

  • Mail: Budget & Performance Services, Municipality of Chatham-Kent, 315 King Street W., P.O. Box 640, Chatham, Ontario, N7M 5K8

  • Telephone: 519-360-1998