Click on the links to the right to view Jacobus Borough's 2016 General Fund and Liquid Fuels Budgets.
General Fund Budget
The total general fund budget adopted for 2016, in the amount of $520,459.00, includes no millage increase keeping the Borough's Real Estate tax levy at 2.0 mills. (The "Tax Levy for 2016" Ordinance is posted above.)
The Liquid Fuels budget in the amount of $60,000.00 is based on the estimated allocation figure received from PennDOT for year 2016 and the Borough's estimated starting balance as of Jan. 1, 2016. Liquid Fuels funds are generally designated for expenses related to snow removal from Borough streets. Snow removal expenses for the 2014-2015 winter season totaled $76,913.00.
Should you have any questions or concerns in regard to the adopted budgets for 2016, please contact your local Borough Officials or the Jacobus Borough Municipal Office. Jacobus Borough Council meetings and other meetings are open to the public and you are always welcome to attend, whether just to listen or to address questions or concerns you may have. Borough Council Meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month in the Municipal Building beginning at 7:00 p.m.