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.

Online community engagement space

Visit our Connect Peterborough site to share comments online about the 2023 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.

2023 Budget page on Connect Peterborough

Community engagement opportunities
DateEngagement opportunity
March 17, 2022 Opening of survey on budget guidelines
March 31, 2022

Ashburnham Ward drop-in meeting - virtual and by phone

6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

April 7, 2022

Otonabee Ward drop-in meeting - virtual and by phone

6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

April 14, 2022

Monaghan Ward drop-in meeting - virtual and by phone

7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

April 21, 2022

Town Ward drop-in meeting - virtual and by phone

7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

April 28, 2022

Monaghan Ward drop-in meeting - virtual and by phone

7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

April 29, 2022

Survey on budget guidelines closes

June 22, 2022

Public meeting on draft budget guidelines

December 5, 2022 Draft 2023 Budget released for public review
January 9, 2023 Public meeting on Draft 2023 Budget
January 16-19, 2023 Finance Committee - budget deliberations
January 30, 2023 City Council considers approving 2023 Budget

What We Heard report

What We Heard report provides an overview of the first phase of the 2022 Budget consultation on community priorities. See more information as well as future opportunities for engagement at connectpbo.ca/2022budget.

What We Heard report