The County Manager has proposed a $1.27-billion budget for FY 2019 that includes a combination of spending reductions and fee and tax increases to close a $20.5-million budget gap. 

We want to know what you think! Weigh in by Monday, April 9. We'll share your feedback with the County Board as they review the proposal before adopting a final budget on April 21. 
You can also weigh in at public hearings scheduled for April 3 and 5. Learn more at

* 1. Contact Information

* 2. In general, how comfortable are you with the County Manager's FY 2019 Proposed Budget and overall approach?

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* 3. Please provide your level of comfort for the following priority areas included in the County Manager's FY 2019 Proposed Budget. Read more in the Manager's message or County Board presentation.

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Workforce Investment
Provide competitive compensation for County employees to maintain a talented staff
Economic Development
Preserve core economic development functions
Sustaining Metro
Maintain financial support to sustain Metro
Public Schools
Fund Arlington Public Schools to address substantial enrollment growth
Core Infrastructure
Invest in the upkeep of critical County infrastructure
Affordable Housing
Strengthen investment in the County's affordable housing programs