During the past few years of difficult economic conditions, Eagle County's finances have remained healthy overall with strong fund balance reserves, low debt and an excellent credit rating. County finances are organized by fund, with each one having a specific purpose and, in some instances, a restriction on how the money in the funds may be used.
Where County Property Taxes Go:
- Road & Bridge 22.3%
- Public Safety 18.2%
- Health Services 7.6%
- Debt Service 4.5%
- Open Space 17.6%
- General Government 29.8%
The 2014 Proposed Budget was presented to the Eagle County Board of Commissioners on November 18, 2013 for review.
The Eagle County Board of Commissioners approved the 2013 budget on December 11, 2012. As approved, the 2013 budget expenditures are approximately 24% less than 2012 ~ totaling $86,614,853 annually. Fiscal Year 2013 Revenue is budgeted at $90,523,079 accross all funds.
The Eagle County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved the 2012 budget on Dec. 13, 2011. As approved, General Fund operating expenditures will be approximately $32 million, representing a $1 million decrease from 2011. Across all funds, expenditures are budgeted at $89 million and revenues are budgeted at $93 million.
Citing continuing economic challenges and an anticipated drop in property tax revenues in 2012 and 2013, the Eagle County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved the the 2011 budget, which includes decreases of approximately 30 percent from 2010.
The following documents are sorted by fund, then by department. To arrive at a net budget for a specific fund or department, compare the revenue budget to the expense budget.
2014 Mill Levy Information
Certification of Levies and Revenue 2014
Mill Levy Certification BoCC Summary 2014
2013 Mill Levy Information
Certification of Levies and Revenue 2013
Mill Levy Certification BoCC Summary 2013
Eagle County District Listing 2013
2012 Mill Levy Information
Mill Levy Presentation 2012
Certification of Levies and Revenue 2012
Mill Comparison 2011-2012
Mill Levy Certification BoCC Summary 2012
2011 Mill Levy Information
Certification of Levies and Revenue 2011