Sedgwick County sets dates for budget hearings

Sedgwick County has set dates for budget hearings and public comment.

County manager William Buchanan will give his annual budget presentation to commissioners on May 13. Hearings with department heads will begin May 20 and continue through June.

The last day for changes to the recommended budget will be July 1. The recommended budget will be presented to commissioners July 15, and the first public hearing will be July 22. The second public hearing will be Aug. 5.

Public hearings start at 9 a.m. in the commission’s chambers on the third floor of the courthouse, 525 N. Main.