Office of Management and Budget

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St. Johns County Budget and Millage Hearings – Public Comment Call-in Participation In accordance with Executive Order 20-179, St. Johns County budget and millage hearings do not require a quorum of the Commission to be present in person and may use telephonic and video conferencing. In response, while all meetings remain open to the public to attend in person, all St. Johns County budget and millage hearings may also utilize telephone or video conferencing.  The meetings can be viewed on GTV, Comcast cable channel 3, or online at Members of the community who would like to participate in public comment during these meetings may do so by calling 904.209.1265.  The public may attend in person, however, it is recommended you maintain the CDC social distancing guideline of six feet or more. The first public hearing to adopt the proposed millage and FY 2021 budget will be September 8, 2021 at 5:01 pm in the St. Johns County Auditorium, 500 San Sebastian View, St. Augustine, FL 32084.

FY 2021 Recommended County Budget Presentation: On July 7, 2020 as part of the regular agenda, the County Commission will be presented with the Fiscal Year 2021 Recommended County Budget. Please view the Fiscal Year 2021 Recommended County Budget Workbook.   Florida Statutes specify that a tentative balanced County budget must be submitted to the County Commission as the next step in the budget process. At this point in time, the FY 2021 Recommended County Budget has been balanced with expenditures and adequate reserves within each County fund equal to projected fund revenues. A County Commission agenda item is tentatively schedule for the regular August 4, 2020 meeting; at which, the County Commission will set the tentative FY 2021 County millage rates in order to accomplish the required mailing of notices of proposed property taxes.

St. Johns County Fiscal Year 2021 Administrator's Budget Workshop Schedule: The St. Johns County Fiscal Year 2021 Administrator's Budget Workshops will be held on May 20, 21, and 22, 2020. The Workshops are scheduled from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and will be held at the St. Johns County Agricultural Center, 3125 Agricultural Center Dr., St. Augustine. Scheduled dates and times are linked below. If the hearings should flow faster than anticipated, the scheduled times may be adjusted accordingly.

FY 2021 Budget Calendar

FY 2020 Adopted Budget – The St. Johns County Board of County Commissioners adopted the FY 2020 Budget on Tuesday, September 24, 2019.  Please view the FY 2020 Adopted Budget.  For line item detail on the FY 2020 Adopted Budget, please refer to the FY 2020 Tentative Millage Rates and Budget Work 

Annual Budget

The Financial Plan, Budget in Brief and Capital Improvement Plan are prepared annually by the Office of Management & Budget (OMB) of the Board of County Commissioners. These reports present the annual budget for the County at October 1st of each year. St. Johns County has been awarded a Distinguished Budget Presentation award for fourteen consecutive years.

St. Johns County Financial Plan

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Fiscal Year 2020