Budget & Tax Levy

View the 2016 Proposed Budget and Levy presentation

Property Tax FAQ

2016 Tax Levy

The Savage City Council adopted the General Fund Budget and Property Tax Levy in December 2015. 

Total levy for 2016: $16,161,672
General Fund Levy - Supports public Safety, Public Works, Community Development, Parks and Recreation and
General Government: $11.6 million
Debt Service Levy - Supports long-term debt payments: $4.64 million
Referendum Levy - $407,138
Increase from 2015: $47,803

General Fund

2016 General Fund Budget

The General Fund is the general operating fund of the City and includes the activities of Police and Fire; general administration, including the Mayor and Council, the City administrators department, the City Attorney, Finance, Public Works, Community Development and Parks and Recreation.

View the 2016 Proposed Budget and Levy presentation (December 2015).

2016 Budget Report

2015 Budget Report

2014 Budget Report

Capital Improvement Plan

The  2016-2025 Capital Improvement Plan (12MB) represents the City's proposed capital equipment and improvements for the next 10 years. The CIP is one of the City's primary planning documents and is developed to identify our community's capital needs. This document is also an important public policy statement and informs the general public of anticipated projects within their community.

Annual Financial Report

The Government Financial Officers Association (GFOA) encourages state and local governments to prepare and issue a Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) of the highest quality. The City of Savage has consistently received recognition from GFOA for its annual financial report. The most recent reports may be downloaded via the link below. Copies also are available at Savage City Hall or the Savage Library.

2015 Financial Report

2014 Financial Report

2013 Financial Report

2012 Financial Report

2011 Financial Report