Columbus Budget

City of Columbus

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman's final budget proposal is the largest in the city's history.

280 thousand dollars is being set aside in Mayor Michael Coleman's proposed 2016 Columbus budget for a needle exchange program and other efforts led by the AIDS Resource Center Ohio in the Short North to fight the ongoing heroin overdose epidemic. 

Mike Foley, WCBE

Columbus City Council last night approved an 813.9 million dollar municipal budget for this year.

Columbus Finance Director Paul Rakosky says the city is on track to end the year with a 20 million dollar surplus in it's general fund budget.

Council Roundup

Feb 5, 2013

Columbus City Council last night approved the new city budget.