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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com before 3:00 pm on Wednesday, January 12.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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