County Budget

Sherburne County welcomes input from residents. Please direct any comments or suggestions on the County Budget Process to Dan Weber, Assistant County Administrator.budget Process Illustration

Process Timeline:

  • April
    Preliminary Budget Discussion with the Board and Departments receive budget packets
  • June
    Departments plan and prepare their budget proposals and make budget requests
  • July
    Budget proposals due to County Administration
  • August
    County Board workshops to review preliminary departmental budgets including technology and staffing requests with department heads
  • September
    Board of Commissioners review Administration recommendation and adopts preliminary budget
  • October thru December
    Receive input and feedback from the public on budget proposal
  • December
    Hold the Truth-in-taxation public hearing to discuss the budget and pass the final budget and levy for adoption

2017 Budget

The 2017 Certified Budget stands at $81,448,480 and includes a levy of $44,482,537 that was approved at the December 13, 2016 County Board meeting. This represents a 3.65% increase from the 2016 levy. The budget will allow the County to maintain delivery of high quality services that citizens expect and deserve. The 2017 budget focuses on our core strategic priorities:

  • Promote Healthy, Safe and Livable Communities
  • Encourage Economic Vitality
  • Embrace and Expand Partnerships While Creating an Informed Public
  • Continue to be Fiscally Prudent and Stewards of the Public Trust
  • Foster Organizational Excellence

2017 Documents (PDFs PDF unless otherwise noted)


2016 Budget Documents


2015 Budget Documents


Previous Years

Administration Contact:

Sherburne County Govt Center
ATTN: Administration
13880 Business Center Dr NW
Suite 100
Elk River, MN 55330-1692

Steve Taylor
County Administrator
763-765-3006
Dan Weber
Assistant County Administrator
763-765-3007
Tammy Bigelow
Human Resources Director
763-765-3008

Office Location & Hours

Phone: 763-765-3001
800-433-5229
Fax: 763-765-3002

admin@co.sherburne.mn.us
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