The City of Weston’s annual budget establishes and prioritizes the city’s needs and programs, including the basic services necessary for our residents and businesses, and also considers new and emerging issues and those brought forth by the City’s elected representatives. It funds a full fiscal year from October 1st to September 30th.
Each fiscal year, the budget is proposed by the City Manager, is contemplated by the City Commission at two public hearings each September, and must be adopted by the City Commission before it takes effect on October 1st.
Fiscal Year 2019
The City of Weston holds the top-level AAA credit rating from both Standard & Poor and Moody’s Investor Services, underscoring the City’s solid financial stewardship. Moody’s rated 16,255 municipal bond issuers as of 2017, and of those only 1,163 received a rating of Aaa, which puts the City of Weston in the top 93rd percentile in the U.S.
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Awards and Recognition
The City of Weston’s annual budget document has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award each year since inception from the Government Finance Officers Association. This is the highest form of recognition in governmental budgeting and represents a significant achievement.