Budget 101 and Demographics
This webinar is designed for those new to local government budgeting in Colorado. It will cover local government budget law requirements and the budget adoption process. The webinar will also include the basics of revenue limits (TABOR and "5.5%" limits) and how the Gallagher Amendment impacts local governments that levy property tax.
This webinar will also provide details on demographic and economic trends that are occurring in the U.S. and Colorado. It will detail the changes in population and employment currently occurring in Colorado's counties and municipalities as well as covering forecasts in population and employment for the next 25 years. This webinar will also cover topics such as the aging of Colorado's population, growing diversity in the labor force and the implications these changes could have on public finance and local government budgets.