EOA Budgeting and Finance Advanced Weekender

Elected Officials Academy Budgeting and Finance Advanced Weekender
Friday & Saturday, May 3-4, 2019

Online registration is closed. Please register onsite. 

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, SaveMI City, 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 

About the Speakers 

A panel of experienced speakers

Friday, May 3, 2019
Check-in 5:30 pm; A light dinner; Begin 6:00 pm; 
Adjourn 9:00 pm 
Saturday, May 4, 2019
Check-in 7:30 am; Breakfast;  Begin 8:00 am; Lunch; Adjourn 3:00 pm

Click here for a faxable form.

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

Location Information
Great Wolf Lodge
3575 N. US 31 South
Traverse City, MI 49684

Hotel Accommodations
Great Wolf Lodge
3575 N US Highway 31 S
Traverse City, MI 49684

Please call 1-866-962-9653 to make reservations or follow this link to the Great Wolf Lodge. The group rate closed 4/17/2019.

Additional housing may be found at the Traverse City Courtyard Marriott.

Education Credits Approved For This Program

5/3/2019 - 5/4/2019
Great Wolf Lodge
3575 N. US 31 South
Traverse City, MI 49684

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