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The Budget and Fiscal Management Committee considers and makes recommendations on the county revenue and expenditure fiscal structural gap, capital and operating budget appropriations, the sale and lease of real property to or by the county, debt and investment proposals, bond issues, the Office of Economic and Financial Analysis, and financial policies. The committee also considers the implementation of appropriate labor agreements. The committee develops recommendations on policy direction for the biennial budget, based on the recommendations of other council committees and taking into account the estimated fiscal impacts of state and federal legislation.

Meeting Times: Second and fourth Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m.
Council Chambers, King County Courthouse, 10th floor

Chair: Dave Upthegrove
Vice Chair: Kathy Lambert
Members: Claudia Balducci, Rod Dembowski, Larry Gossett, Jeanne Kohl-WellesJoe McDermott

Committee Staff:
Lead Staff: Wendy Soo Hoo
Committee Assistant: Sharon Daly

Budget Panel Meeting Materials

The Council has started its intensive panel review of the Executive Proposed 2019-2020 Biennial Budget. The proposed spending plan is divided into four panel issue areas and the meeting materials for each panel are listed below. More information about the panels is available on the Council's Budget page.

Budget Panel 1
Combating our Housing Crisis
Budget Panel 2
Local Services Excellence
Budget Panel 3
Move King County
Budget Panel 4
Equity and Justice for All
October 16, 2018
October 16, 2018
October 17, 2018
October 18, 2018
October 23, 2018
October 23, 2018
Supplemental packet
October 24, 2018
October 25, 2018
October 31, 2018
October 31, 2018
November 1, 2018
November 1, 2018

For additional information on the budget process, please visit the Council's Budget page.

Meeting materials for the Budget and Fiscal Management Committee

Listed below are the meeting materials for the Budget and Fiscal Management Committee. The meeting materials available before each meeting are combined into one PDF document and posted below under Meeting Agendas and Materials. On occasion, not all materials will be available before the meeting. Additional materials for the meeting are posted as they become available.

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