The annual budget process includes community consultation at the beginning of the process before setting the guideline for the development of the draft budget, before the draft budget goes to Council for its deliberations, and before Council considers final approval of the draft budget.

Community engagement opportunities
DateEngagement opportunity
February 25, 2020 Opening of survey on budget priorities
March 5, 2020 Budget Roadshow drop-in session, Clonsilla Fire Station 3, 839 Clonsilla Ave., 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
March 12, 2020 Budget Roadshow drop-in session, James Strath Public School multi-purpose room, 1175 Brealey Dr., 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
March 26, 2020 Budget Roadshow drop-in session, Peterborough Public Library multi-purpose room, 345 Aylmer St., 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
April 2, 2020 Budget Roadshow drop-in session, Peterborough Museum and Archives museum classroom, 300 Hunter St. E., 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
April 9, 2020 Budget Roadshow drop-in session, Riverview Park and Zoo meeting room, 1300 Water St., 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
April 16, 2020 Closing of survey on budget priorities
June 24, 2020 City Council, Finance Committee meeting - Council to hear from public delegations on the draft 2021 Budget guideline
June 29, 2020 City Council to consider ratifying its Finance Committee’s decision on the guidelines for the creation of the 2020 Budget, opportunity for public delegations during the meeting

Online community engagement space

Visit our Connect Peterborough site to share comments online about the 2021 Budget and to find resources and information all in one convenient space. While you're there, see what other community engagement opportunities are currently active.

2021 Budget page on Connect Peterborough