|DATE:||Tuesday, September 19, 2017|
|TO:||School Board Members|
|FROM:||Jeff Eakins, Superintendent|
|SUBJECT / RECOMMENDATIONS|
|Final Public Hearing on the Millage Rates and Budget for the 2017/2018 Fiscal Year (FY) (Business Services Division)
|On August 1, 2017, the First Public Hearing was held to discuss and adopt the FY 2017/2018 proposed millage rates and tentative budget, as advertised in the Tampa Bay Times on Friday July 28, 2017.
In accordance with TRIM requirements, the Board must hold a Final Public Hearing 65-80 days after the Property Appraiser certifies the tax roll to allow for any public discussion.
The proposed millage rate for 2017/2018 is 6.5960 mills, the maximum rate allowed by law.
|• Establish a strong foundation of financial stewardship|
|FINANCIAL IMPACT (Budgeted: Yes)|
|The final 2017/2018 millage rates and budget will be established.|
|Monthly Financial highlights will be presented monthly and Finance Committee notes will be shared.|
|SUBMITTED BY: Susan Garcia, Manager of Services and Support, Budget|
|Gretchen Saunders||Dr. Alberto Vázquez|
|Chief Business Officer
|Chief of Staff
|Hillsborough County Public Schools (Florida) * Mtg.#20170919_819 (Board Meeting followed by Public Hearing) * Section D Item# 01|