2021 Proposed Budget

The Finance Department will provide a Budget 101 regarding the elements, definitions, and the basic structure of the annual budget process. These workshops are general in nature and are being done in advance of the regular budget public input process.  

All information related to the upcoming budget workshops can be found on the Broomfield Voice. 

The 2021 Proposed Budget will be made available on Tuesday, October 13, 2020.

  • Public questions and comments related to the 2021 Proposed Budget can be submitted online or emailed to
  • Public comments on the proposed budget will be accepted beginning Tuesday, October 13, 2020 and end on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at noon. 
  • A virtual Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, during the regularly scheduled council meeting for comment on the Second Reading of the 2021 Proposed Budget.

Finance Department Responsibilities

The Finance Department is responsible for the efficient collection of city and county revenues, controlling the city and county's financial assets, disbursement of city and county expenditures, purchasing and employee payroll. The department includes budget, fiscal management, risk management, purchasing, utility billing, sales tax, public trustee, and treasurer.

Sales Tax Rates

Jurisdiction Citywide except special districts Arista Improvement District (A-LID) Flatiron Improvement District (FID)
State of Colorado* 2.9%
RTD/CD* 1.10%
City & County of Broomfield 4.15%
Total 8.15%

Table Key and Notes
* Collected by the Colorado Department of Revenue on State Return

Please note that Broomfield's Lodging Tax is not figured into the above table. The lodging Excise Tax is 1.6% and is now collected on the Broomfield City and County Return.

City & County Annual Budget

2020 Budget 2020 Budget-in-Brief
2019 Budget 2019 Budget-in-Brief
2018 Budget 2018 Budget-in-Brief
2017 Budget 2017 Budget-in-Brief
2016 Budget 2016 Budget-in-Brief

5-Year Capital Improvement Projects ​Financial Plans
2020 CIP Plan 2013 Long Range Financial Plan
2019 CIP Plan 2009 Long Range Financial Plan
2018 CIP Plan
2005 Long Range Financial Plan
2017 CIP Plan  
2016 CIP Plan  
2015 CIP Plan  

Annual Reports (CAFR)
2019 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
2018 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
2017 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
2016 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
2015 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

Budget Tracking Reports
January 2019 July 2019
February 2019 August 2019
March 2019 September 2019
April 2019 October 2019
May 2019 November 2018
June 2019 December 2018

September 2019 September 2019 October 2019

Investment Reports

January 2019 July 2019
February 2019
August 2019
March 2019 September 2019
April 2019 October 2019
May 2019
November 2019
June 2019
December 2018

Debt Analysis

As of December 31, 2018

Vendor Information and Open Bids

Get details on how to do business with the City and County of Broomfield. You can also see a list of open projects and bids for the city and county.

Vendor Payment Information

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