Budget and Finance

The City is committed to the responsible stewardship of taxpayer funds and strives toward the best possible management of all financial resources.  For a comprehensive look at the City's budgets and other financial information, we invite you to explore the detailed pages and documents contained in this section of the website.  Below is the minimum information required by the State of Michigan:

Certification of Accountability and Transparency

The Michigan Revenue Sharing Incentive Program requires that all municipalities create a Performance Dashboard and Citizen's Guide to Municipal Finance based on the State Form 65, a required report made each year to the Michigan Department of Treasury, as well as a Debt Service Report and a Projected Budget Report. Below are the documents that we created using the State of Michigan's templates - the City has chosen to use the Michigan Department of Treasury's Citizens Guide to satisfy program requirements.

Citizens Guide to Local Unit Finance
Performance Dashboard
Debt Service Report
Projected Budget Report

Michigan Department of Transportation

Public Act 51 Section 18J requires that all municipalities who receive transportation funding under the Act make the following information available to the public via the municipality's website:

MDOT Form 2068
City of Dexter Budget
Transportation Asset Management Council Financial Performance Dashboard
Contact Information for the Governing Body
Contact Information for Transportation Staff

Protecting Local Government Retirement and Benefits Act

2018 Pension and OPEB Report
2018 Notice of Acceptance