The budget is a moral document, it’s a statement of values. What the City of San Diego decides to fund reflects the values of those who set the budget.
For too long we’ve been told that we don’t have enough money but this is not true, the budget is about priorities. The budget must reflect community needs and advance equity and racial justice. We’re fighting for a community led budget and transparency about how the City of San Diego spends public money.
Below are important dates, who makes decisions about the budget, and what programs and services are funded by the City of San Diego.