News release

Take Part in Mississauga’s 2017 Budget Process

Local government | June 8, 2016

The City of Mississauga’s Budget Committee will meet on Wednesday, June 15 to begin its review of the 2017 – 2020 Business Plan and the City Budget. The Budget is the document that outlines how City resources are spent to support programs/services and advance the Strategic Plan.

Public Engagement
Budget Committee meetings will have dedicated time for residents, businesses, special interest groups and taxpayers to provide input into the budget process. Attend the budget meetings in person or watch them via the City’s live streamMeetings are also archived for viewing at any time.

First Budget Committee Meeting
On June 15, Finance staff will present an overview of the City’s current and projected finances and outline the timelines for upcoming Budget Committee meetings and public engagement activities. Staff will also present the City’s comprehensive long-range financial plan. This plan will provide a summary of the key challenges, a financial condition assessment for the City and a snapshot of the City’s anticipated financial position over the next ten years.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 1 p.m. (following General Committee)

Council Chamber, City Hall – second floor
300 City Centre Dr.
Mississauga, ON
L5B 3C1

Get involved in the budget process:
•  Email questions and comments to
•  Follow the City on Twitter and Facebook
•  Submit comments directly to Budget Committee through public question period
•  Follow discussions via Mayor/Councillor news updates

Budget Committee Presentations/Schedule
During the scheduled 2017 Budget Committee meetings, City staff will present their current service levels, cost pressures, efficiencies and new initiatives. Once the Committee approves the proposed Budget, it will go to Council for approval.

Budget Committee meetings will include:
•  2017-2020 Business Plan and 2017 Budget Overview
•  Service Area Presentations
•  Deputations from members of the public or organizations

Budget Committee Meetings Date and Times
*Budget Committee meeting schedules are subject to change.*
Visit the Council and Committee Calendar Listings for up-to-date information
Fees and Charges
*Public question period
Wednesday, October 5 at 1 p.m.
Budget Overview Presentation
*Public question period
Monday, November 28 at 9 a.m.
Service Area Presentations
*Public question period
Tuesday, November 29 at 9 a.m.
Wednesday, November 30 at 9 a.m.
Tuesday, December 6 at 9 a.m.
Wednesday, December 7 at 1 p.m.
Monday, December 12 at 9 a.m.
Budget Approval
*Public question period
Wednesday, December 14 at 9 a.m.
*Public question period will be limited to 15 minutes. For deputations, please contact the Clerk’s office.

Media Contact:
Cynthia Ulba
Senior Communications Advisor
City of Mississauga
905-615-3200, ext. 5051
TTY: 905-896-5151