Chapter 5.02


5.02.010    Biennium budget process adopted.

5.02.020    Review and modification.

5.02.010 Biennium budget process adopted.

The city of Kirkland hereby adopts a fiscal biennium budget as authorized by Chapter 35A.34 RCW. The provisions of Chapter 35A.34 RCW (and as they may be amended) are adopted by this reference and shall govern the fiscal biennium budget process set forth in this chapter. The first fiscal biennium shall be for the period of January 1, 2005, through December 31, 2006, with each subsequent fiscal biennium commencing on January 1st of odd-numbered years. (Ord. 3920 § 1, 2003)

5.02.020 Review and modification.

Each biennial budget shall be subject to mid-biennial review and modification, as required by RCW 35A.34.130. Such review and modification shall occur no sooner than eight months after the start of the fiscal biennium, nor later than the conclusion of the first year of the fiscal biennium. The city manager shall prepare the proposed budget modifications and provide them to the city council. The proposed budget modifications shall be a public record and available to the public. A public hearing shall be held on the proposed budget modifications, notice of which shall be advertised at least once in the official newspaper of the city. The city council shall consider a proposed ordinance to carry out the proposed budget modifications at the conclusion of the public hearing, or thereafter. (Ord. 3920 § 2, 2003)