EOA Budgeting and Finance Advanced Weekender

Elected Officials Academy Budget & Finance Advanced Weekender
Friday & Saturday, February 11-12, 2022

Seasoned elected officials who have attended the EOA “Core Weekender” are ready to jump up to the next level of service with more in-depth knowledge of municipal issues.  Formal presentations about municipal budgeting, understanding financial statements and audits, priority based budgeting, utility rate settings, overview of the League's ServeMI City program, funding community projects and discussion in a relaxed environment that is often the most effective way for local elected officials to develop and enhance their knowledge and capabilities.  

Upon completion of this program, attendees will be able to:
1. Have a deeper understanding of municipal finance
2. Learn how understanding financial documents will help ensure your community’s fiscal stability
3.  Develop an understanding of your utility rate setting objectives, operational costs, cash outflow, establishing adequate reserves, and developing a multi-year tool for your community
4. Have a deeper knowledge of funding agencies and the resources and programs these agencies provide 
5. Learn about the ServeMI City program and what services they provide for your community

Registratants must attend the EOA Core Weekender before registering for the EOA Advanced Weekender.

About the Speakers 
A panel of experienced speakers
Full Agenda


Friday, February 11, 2022
Check-in 5:30 pm; A light dinner; Begin 6:00 pm; 
Adjourn 9:00 pm 
Saturday, February 12, 2022
Check-in 7:30 am; Begin 8:00 am; Lunch; Adjourn 3:00 pm

Cost Per Person
League Member communities, $195
Nonmember Government, $260

Registration Form 


H Hotel
111 W Main St, Midland, MI 48640

Group reservations are available at the H Hotel. 

H Hotel
111 W Main St, Midland, MI 48640

Group room rate: $140

To make a reservation, follow this link, and select "Attendee". 

Education Credits Approved For This Program
2/11/2022 - 2/12/2022
Midland, MI

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