City of Hinesville Fiscal Budget

Budget Process

The budget process begins in April of each year. Each department is responsible for preparing its detailed, line-item budget. The requested amounts are accompanied by justifications and explanations of variances from historical information. Each department presents its detailed budget requests to the Mayor and City Council a series of budget workshops usually scheduled in September. A balanced budget is adopted by the Mayor and City Council in October of each year.


The following links offer online access to the budget books.