Annual Budget

The City’s Annual Operating and Capital Improvement Budget is a financial proposal that annually directs the provision of public services and facilities. This plan represents the City Manager’s and City Council’s commitment to provide for the most important citizen needs within the boundaries of available funds (revenue).

The process of developing a new fiscal year budget begins in January with the City Council’s adoption of priorities as part of its annual retreat. Department Budget Hearings and Finance Review take place from March and April, with workshops before Council, which are open to the public, held in April and May. Following the presentation of the proposed budget before Council, two public hearings are held before the Council adopts the fiscal year budget in June.

Fiscal Year 2025

Budget Workshop #1, April 30, 2024, at 4:00 p.m. 

Budget Workshop #2, May 14, 2024, at 4:00 p.m.

Budget Workshop #3, May 21, 2024, at 3:00 p.m.

FY2025 Budget Public Hearing 1, June 4, 2024, at 6:00 p.m.

FY2025 Budget Public Hearing 2 and Adoption, June 18, 2024, at 6:00 p.m.

Fiscal Year 2024

Adopted Budget

Budget Workshop #1, May 2, 2023, at 2:00 p.m.

Budget Workshop #2, May 16, 2023, at 2:00 p.m.

Budget Workshop #3 - FY2024 Proposed Budget Presentation, May 23, 2023, at 4:00 p.m.

FY2024 Budget Public Hearing 1, June 6, 2023, at 6:00 p.m.

FY2024 Budget Public Hearing 2, June 20, 2023, at 6:00 p.m.

Fiscal Year 2023

Adopted Budget

 - FY23 Approved Budget (rev 12/08/2022) — Fund 245 CDBG

Budget Workshop #1, May 3, 2022, at 2:00 p.m.

Budget Workshop #2, May 17, 2022, at 2:00 p.m.

Budget Workshop #3 - FY2023 Proposed Budget Presentation, May 24, 2022, at 4:00 p.m.

FY2023 Budget Public Hearing I, June 7, 2022, at 6:00 p.m.

Fiscal Year 2022

Proposed Millage Rate 

The millage rate will be set at a meeting to be held at the Sandy Springs City Hall, 1 Galambos Way, Sandy Springs, Georgia, 30328 on August 3 at 7:30 am and 6:00 pm, and on August 17, 2021 at 4:00 pm. The City's millage rate of 4.731 is set in the City's Charter and has not changed since incorporation. 

Pursuant  to the requirements of O.C.G.A. Section 48-5-32 the City publishes the following presentation of the current year's tax digest and levy, along with the history of the tax digest and levy for the past five years. The City Council intends to increase the property taxes it will levy this year by 3.05 percent over the rollback millage rate, which under state law is termed a tax increase, even though the tax rate is unchanged. 

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Public Hearing , Dec. 21, 2021

Adopted Budget

Fiscal Year 2021

Adopted Budget

First Public Hearing on 2021 Budget and Discussion

June 2, 2020

June 16, 2020

Fiscal Year 2020

Adopted Budget

Fiscal Year 2019

Approved Budget

Fiscal Year 2018

Approved Budget

First Public Hearing and Discussion
June 6, 2017

Final Public Hearing and Discussion
June 20, 2017

Fiscal Year 2017

Approved Budget 

Fiscal Year 2016

Approved Budget

Fiscal Year 2015

Approved Budget

Fiscal Year 2014

Approved Budget

Fiscal Year 2013

Approved Budget

Fiscal Year 2012

Department Budgets

Fiscal Year 2011

Approved Budget

Other Meetings

  • 1st Public/Millage Rate Hearing & Budget Workshop
  • 2nd Public/Millage Rate Hearing & Budget Workshop
  • Final Public Hearing & Adoption, City Council

Fiscal Year 2010

Approved Budget

General Fund Budget

Fiscal Year 2009

Approved Budget

Capital Budget

Fiscal Year 2008

Approved Budget

Budget Summary

Budget Message

OpEd - Mayor Galambos

Assessors Report 

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Cornhole Leagues on the City Green

Thursday, June 13
The 7-week season on City Green features four different skill levels and offers social, organized fun on selected Thursday evenings. There's even an end-of-season state "Cornament" with more than 50 leagues across the state. Join the fun!
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Juneteenth Celebration

Wednesday, June 19
The Juneteenth Celebration will showcase a captivating performing arts show, a STEAM digital art gallery, educational activities, food trucks, and more! This family-friendly event is free and open to the public.
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City Green Live: Dazz Band

Friday, June 21
Known for their 1982 smash hit "Let It Whip," the Dazz Band scored more than 20 hits on Billboard's R&B and Pop charts. "Joystick," "Swoop," "You Are My Starship," "Heartbeat," and others stood the test of time; millions still seek out their music online and around the globe.
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