The Village’s hearings for the Fiscal Year 2022 Budget are scheduled to begin at 6:15 p.m. on May 10, 13 and 20, 2021.
The proposed budget that runs through April 30, 2022, will be posted at www.skokie.org in late April, 2021. All residents are invited to watch the meetings live-streamed on www.skokie.org or on SkokieVision cable channel 25 (RCN) or channel 17 (Comcast).
Comments may be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with ‘Budget Hearing Comment’ in the subject box either before or during the hearings, by mail to Village of Skokie, Village Manager’s Office, 5127 Oakton Street, Skokie, Illinois 60077 or via the Village’s drop box located by the public entry on the west side of Village Hall. In-person comments are not possible due to COVID-19 pandemic safety protocols.
The Village has a long history of responsible, transparent budgeting that, for decades, has received awards and honors from government finance associations. The Village’s current $15.4 million property tax levy has been frozen at that rate since 1990.