Budget Bureau

The budget serves as the most important policy document the City produces on an annual basis. The Budget Management Bureau is responsible for developing and implementing the City of Long Beach's annual budget in accordance with the City Charter and the City Council's Financial Policies, as well as maximizing all opportunities for the City to improve its revenue streams to support core City services.

The Bureau's core services include: building a structurally-balanced budget; providing relevant, accurate, and timely financial and performance information, analysis and projections; supporting the City Council, Budget Oversight Committee and community outreach on the City's budget; and, working with the City Council and community stakeholders to protect and enhance the City's revenue streams.