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2015/2016 King County Proposed Biennial Budget

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Table of Contents


King County Executive Budget Letter

Budget Overview (1.8MB)

  • Overview
  • Budget Planning Assumptions
  • Program Plan Areas Chart
  • Summary Comparison of 2015/16 Appropriations by PROGRAM PLAN Category, All Resources and
  • General Fund
  • Distribution of 2015/16 Appropriations Pie Charts
  • Appropriations by Program plan
  • FTEs by Department
  • Revenues and Appropriations by Fund

Background (1.3MB)

  • Readers Guide to King County Budget Book
  • Reader’s Guide to Understanding the Biennial Budget
  • Reader’s Guide to the Detail Sheets
  • King County Government and Background
  • King County Organizational Chart
  • Elected Officials of King County
  • King County Boards and Commissions
  • King County at a Glance

Equity and Social Justice (ESJ) (2.9MB)

  • Overview
  • Expanding the Equity Lens in the Budget
  • ESJ Demographic Files
  • ESJ Considerations in the 2015/2016 Proposed Budget
  • Moving Forward

Local Services for Unincorporated King County - (514 KB)

  • Description of Unincorporated King County
  • Summary of Services

Economic and Revenue Forecast (980 KB)

  • The National and Local Economy
  • King County Revenue Forecasting
  • King County Revenues
  • Summary of General Fund Financial Plan
  • General Fund Financial Plan (Table and Footnotes)
  • Economic Development and How King County Impacts the Local Economy

Program Plans

General Government (2.1MB)

  • Program Goal ExplanationLegislative Agencies
  • County Executive
  • Assessments
  • Elections
  • Executive Services
  • King County Information Technology (KCIT)/Cable
  • Independent Agencies
  • Administrative Agencies and Transfers

Health and Human Services (1.7MB)

  • Program Goal Explanation
  • Community and Human Services
  • Public Health

Law, Safety, and Justice (1.5MB)

  • Program Plan Explanation
  • Adult and Juvenile Detention
  • Jail Health Services/Public Health Seattle and King County
  • District Court
  • Judicial Administration
  • Office of the Prosecuting Attorney
  • Public Defense (Department of)
  • Sheriff’s Office
  • Superior Court
  • Office of Emergency Management/Executive Services

Physical Environment (2.2MB)

  • Program Goal Explanation
  • Parks and Recreation
  • GF Transfers to DPER and SWM (Physical Environment)

Appendices (2.1MB)

  • King County Budget Process
  • Description of King County Funds
  • Glossary
  • Appropriation Schedules
  • FTEs Schedules
  • Revenue Schedules
  • Special Thanks