Media Release: Smiths Falls seeks public input for 2022 municipal budget

September 14, 2021

Smiths Falls seeks public input for 2022 municipal budget

The Town of Smiths Falls is seeking public input for the Town’s 2022 municipal budget. Information gained from the consultation process will help inform Council during budget deliberations to ensure funding allocations across all budget lines reflect priorities set by the community.

To participate in the consultation process, residents and taxpayers are encouraged to visit the consultation page on Speak Up Smiths Falls at www.speakupsmithsfalls.com/budget-consultation-2022.On this page, citizens will find a list of important documents to review, including the Public Budget Guide 2022 and the 2019-2022 Strategic Plan. A timeline of the consultation period and budget deliberation process is also found here.

Important dates to note for the budget process are:

Through Speak Up Smiths Falls, citizens are invited to submit their ideas for how funds should be spent in Smiths Falls over the next five years to best  serve the needs of the community.

The online public engagement is open from Monday, Sept. 13 to Friday, Oct. 1, 2021. Comments received will be forwarded to the appropriate staff person within the Town of Smiths Falls. All feedback is appreciated.

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For further information, please contact:

Janet Koziel
Treasurer
Town of Smiths Falls
77 Beckwith St N, Box 695
Smiths Falls, ON
K7A 2B8
613-283-4124 ext. 1117
jkoziel@smithsfalls.ca