Your input into this process is important. We want and need to hear from you.
We’ve created this page to put all the information you need around the proposed 2024-2028 Five Year Financial Plan in one place, so it’s easy to find and understand. We invite you to review this information and submit any comments you have to us, in writing by 4pm MT, Friday, December 1, 2023.
You can email your comments to us at [email protected], or you can mail or drop off your comments to us at:
City of Cranbrook
Attention: Charlotte Osborne
40 – 10th Avenue South, Cranbrook BC
Other Reference Material:
- Municipalities Projecting Preliminary Property Tax Increases In 2024
*up-to-date as of November 21, 2023
Past Meetings – 2024-2028 Five Year Financial Plan
- Tuesday, November 7, 2023 (12:30pm to 7pm)
In the opening meeting of the proposed five-year financial plan, each department presented to Council about work completed in 2023, their proposed work plans for 2024, challenges and highlighted some new asks. Council also discussed the proposed emergency repairs to the Memorial Arena.
- Wednesday, November 8, 2023 (3pm to 7pm)
On day two, several community agencies presented to Council including the Key City Theatre, Cranbrook Public Library, Cranbrook Tourism and the Cranbrook History Centre. Council also reviewed and discussed corporate operating expenses, non-tax revenue, transfers from other organizations, Grants to Organizations and fee-for-service contributions.
- Wednesday, November 15, 2023 (2pm to 7pm)
At this meeting, Council discussed Utility Funds, Debt/Borrowing, Reserves, Development Cost Charges (DCCs) and Surplus, while reviewing the Decision Package and the proposed Tax Levy.