BY COUNCILOR HOGG:00-044-O
ORDINANCE NO. __________
AN ORDINANCE SETTING THE BUDGET FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 2001 APPROPRIATION MONIES FOR THE SUPPORT OF THE CITY GOVERNMENT, PUBLIC UTILITIES, AND PUBLIC ENTERPRISE FUNDS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
The city of Duluth does ordain:
Section 1. That in accordance with Section 58 of the 1912 Home Rule Charter of the city of Duluth, and all amendments thereof and laws supplementary thereto, and for the fiscal year beginning January 1 and ending December 31, 2001, the city council hereby budgets, determines and states the amount of money required to meet the principal and interest of maturing obligations comprising the outstanding indebtedness of such city; the amounts of money necessary to be provided for each such fund and each department of such city; and estimates the amount of income from all other sources and revenues, exclusive of taxes upon property, together with the probable amount required to be levied and raised by taxation to defray all expenses and obligations of such city during such fiscal year.
That the monies as so budgeted and hereinafter set forth shall be paid upon the presentation of properly verified vouchers bearing thereon the budget distribution for which such expenditures are to be charged in accordance with the detailed classification of accounts and the explanatory information of such as set forth in ordinance in effect governing same, excepting, however, payments for interest and sinking funds, which shall be paid in the manner set forth in Section 53 of the City Charter.
That any monies received by the several city departments as reimbursement for damages or repairs to city property or work done for others and not anticipated in the original budget may be credited to and added to the appropriate budget item upon approval by the director of finance.
That grants which have been approved by the appropriate state or federal agency and accepted by resolution of the city council may be added to the respective budget item upon approval of the finance director.
Section 2. That the finance director be authorized to approve the payments of $2,067,600 from the gas and steam public utility funds to the general fund for administrative services; comprised of $2,004,600 or seven percent of the gross revenues of the gas utility fund to the general fund; and $63,000 from public utility steam fund to the general fund.
Section 3. That the mayor or the administrative assistant or his designee may make transfers from budget item to budget item as may be considered necessary for the proper administration of the city government for the year 2001. However, the total of any transfers to or from any budget item in excess of ten percent of the appropriation therefore as herein made shall be made only upon approval of the city council. For the purpose of this Section, the term budget item shall mean the amount appropriated to the various funds delineated as fixed charges in the budget summary, the accounts numbered 010 through the 700 series shall each be considered budget items within the general fund, as defined in Chapter 8, Section 54, of the City Charter, and the accounts numbered 510 in the water division, 520 in the gas division, 530 in the sewer division, 535 in the stormwater division, 540 in the steam division and 503 in the golf division.
Section 4. That the salaries shall be in accordance with the pay plan in effect as provided by Section 22 of the City Charter, as amended.
Section 5. That the city auditor may create or abolish an accounting fund when required by law or proper accounting procedures.
Section 6. That the finance director, or his designee, be authorized to make temporary loans to and from the city's various funds as needed in the conduction of the day-to-day operations of the city.
Section 7. That the appropriations
as set forth in this Section constitutes the budget of the city of Duluth
for the calendar year of 2001.
|1101||City council - total||$ 168,000|
|1102||Mayor's office - total||164,300|
|1103||Administrative assistant - total||169,700|
|1104||Attorney's office - total||1,209,100|
|Total legislative and executive||$ 1,711,100|
|1510||Human resources - total||$ 667,600|
|1511||Budget - total||200,100|
|1512||City clerk - total||616,300|
|1513||Data/word processing - total||1,277,500|
|Total administrative services||$ 8,001,600|
|1202||Urban development - total||$ 914,600|
|Total planning department||$ 914,600|
|1322||City assessor's office - total||$ 675,000|
|1324||City auditor's office - total||1,463,000|
|1325||Purchasing office - total||274,600|
|1327||City treasurer's office - total||349,400|
|Total finance and records||$ 2,762,000|
|1501||Fire administration - total||$ 381,600|
|1502||Firefighting operations - total||11,799,500|
|1503||Fire prevention and training - total||440,100|
|Total fire department||$14,060,700|
|1610||Police support services - total||$ 5,701,300|
|1620||Police uniform division - total||7,500,900|
|Total police department||$13,202,200|
|1701||Director's office - total||$ 573,200|
|1702||Library services - total||2,969,200|
|1703||Buildings and equipment - total||283,500|
|Total library||$ 3,825,900|
|1812||Recreation and senior services - total||$ 1,682,500|
|1814||Zoo - total||884,800|
|Total parks and recreation||$ 2,567,300|
|1900||Director's office - total||$ 61,300|
|1920||Maintenance - total||6,904,300|
|1925||Bridges - total||630,800|
|1930||Transportation engineering services - total||1,878,200|
|Total public works||$ 9,474,600|
|Total transfers||$ 8,424,400|
|503||Golf fund - total||$ 1,932,200|
|510||Water fund - total||$11,472,700|
|520||Gas fund - total||$40,375,600|
|530||Sewer fund - total||$18,628,500|
|535||Stormwater fund - total||$ 4,058,100|
|540||Steam fund - total||$ 3,207,200|
Section 8. That the administrative services director shall provide the council with monthly budget reports and a final budget report within three months of the end of the budget year setting forth the original approved and the modified budgets for each line item included in this ordinance and explaining in narrative form the reasons for any significant differences between the original approved and the modified budgets.
Section 9. That the city will review all state and federal grants prior to acceptance to determine the program's funding status. A statement should be included on each grant resolution outlining items such as whether the grant represents a one time revenue, an ongoing funding source, or a partial funding source with a local match required. The future fiscal impact of the program on the budget will be discussed prior to acceptance of the grant.
That programs funded by state and federal grants shall be reduced or eliminated accordingly if state or federal revenues are reduced or eliminated and another funding source is not secured. Local funding will be available only after a full review to determine whether the program should be continued.
Section 10. That this ordinance
shall take effect January 1, 2001.