The Fiscal Year 2018-19 budget was adopted by the City Council on March 22, 2018. The Fiscal Year 2018-19 budget focuses on public safety as prioritized by residents through the Citizen Satisfaction Survey and the City Council’s Citywide Business Plan (Submitted 2018 Update) and Five-Year Financial Planning model. The $1.66 billion adopted budget increases public safety expenditures over the current year. Public safety accounts for 76 percent of the General Fund operating budget. The budget transmittal letter from the Mayor and the City Manager to the City Council summarizes key points in the budget.