Stamford Board of Representatives

All correspondence emailed or sent to the Board of Representatives office regarding the budget will be posted here. Please read the Board's Policy on posting communications.

Key Budget Dates:


Key Budget Documents: 

Please note that due to an upgrade to the City's website, some links on prior year budget pages may no longer work.  Please visit the Office of Policy and Budget Budget Information Page at  for documents relating to the City budget which are no longer available on the Board of Representatives website.




 Spreadsheets from Jay Fountain re: Major Drivers of Budget Increase  04/15/2021
Draft Resolution Adopting the City Operating Budget (including General Fund Support to the Board of Education Budget)  
Draft Resolution Adopting the City Capital Budget and the issuance of General Obligation Bonds  
Draft Resolution Adopting the City Funds Budgets  
Draft Resolution Adopting the Board of Education Budget  


Communications to the Board:

Email from Jay Fountain re: Parking Revenue 03/31/2021
Email from Stamford Museum and Nature Center re: Capital Requests 03/29/2021
Email from Mill River Collaborative re: Budget Deliberations 04/27/2021


Videos & Committee Reports of the Fiscal Committee's Budget Hearings:

Minutes and Video
 3/09/2021 Budget Hearing - Mayor's Budget Presentation; Capital Budget Overview; Office of Administration; Debt Service; Mayor's Office MinutesVideo
03/11/2021 Budget Hearing - Operations Administration; Director of Operations; Vehicle Maintenance; Solid Waste Minutes & Video
03/15/2021 Budget Hearing - WPCA; Storm Water Management; Road Maintenance; Leaf Pick-up; Snow Removal Minutes & Video
03/22/2021 Budget Hearing - SEMS; Senior Center; Health Department; PSH&W Admin Minutes & Video
03/23/2021 Budget Hearing - Police Department; Animal Shelter; E-911; Stamford Fire Department Minutes & Video
03/24/2021 Budget Hearing - OTHRA; Community Arts Partnership Program; Economic Development; Stamford Museum; Stamford Partnership; DSSD; Bartlett Arboretum Minutes & Video
03/29/2021 Budget Hearing - Parking Management; Traffic Enforcement; Traffic Engineering; Special Events; Grants Office; Finance/Controller; Cashiering & Permitting; Tax & Collection; Citizens Services Center; OPM; Revenue Projections & Estimates - Private College & Hospital Properties & State-owned Properties Minutes & Video
03/30/2021 Board of Finance / BOR Fiscal Committee Joint Public Hearing on the Budget Minutes & Video
03/31/2021 Budget Hearing - Terry Conners Ice Rink; Leisure Services; E.G. Brennan Golf Course; Mill River Coll.; Harbor Commission; Facilities & Parks Maintenance; Marina Management; Park & Beach Enforcement Minutes & Video
04/06/2021 Budget Hearing - Curtain Call Theatre; Center for the Arts; Stamford Symphony; Multicultural Counsel; Community Youth Music Program; Community Night Program; Community Grants Program; Social Services; Pension/OPEB, Assessment  Minutes & Video
04/13/2021 Budget Hearing - Registrars of Voters; Town Clerk; Engineering; Building Inspection; Land Use Bureau; Charter Oak Communities Minutes & Video
04/14/2021 Budget Hearing - Technology Management; Youth Services; Boys and Girls Club; Domus (Project New Hope); Ferguson Library; CLC; Stamford Public Schools Minutes & Video
04/19/2021 Budget Hearing - Insprica; Liberation Programs; Pacific House; Stamford Youth Peace Foundation; Risk Management; Purchasing; Law Department; Human Resources Minutes & Video
04/24/2021 Budget Deliberations Minutes & Video


Budget Materials - Submitted by City Departments:

Budget Hearing Date
Mayor's Budget Presentation and Summary 03/09/2021
Office of Administration Highlights and Power Point 03/09/2021
Office of Mayor Presentation 03/09/2021
Operations Administration Highlights 03/11/2021
Vehicle Maintenance Executive Summary 03/11/2021
Reclycling & Sanitation Highlights and Power Point 03/11/2021
Vehicle Maintenance & Sanitation Director McGrath Comments 03/11/2021
WPCA Budget Summary 03/15/2021
Highways (Storm Water Management, Road Maintenance, Leaf Pickup, Snow Removal) Summary 03/15/2021
Health Department Summary 03/22/2021
Police Department Presentation 03/23/2021
Emergency Communications Center Summary 03/23/2021
Fire Department Presentation 03/23/2021
Transportation, Traffic & Parking Bureau Summary 03/29/2021
OPM Summary 03/29/2021
Revenue Projections Presentation 03/29/2021
Grants Office Summary 03/29/2021
Cashiering & Permitting; Tax & Collection Summary 03/29/2021
Terry Conners Rink Summary 03/31/2021
Leisure Services Summary 03/31/2021
EG Brennan Golf Course Summary 03/31/2021
Harbor Management Commission Summary 03/31/2021
Facilities & Parks Maintenance Presentation & Overview 03/31/2021
Social Services Summary 04/06/2021
Pension/OPEB Presentation 04/06/2021
Assessment Presentation 04/06/2021
Engineering Presentation 04/13/2021
Building Inspection Summary and Presentation 04/13/2021
Land Use Bureau Summary 04/13/2021
Technology Management Services Summary 04/14/2021
Youth Services Summary 04/14/2021
Board of Education Summary 04/14/2021
Purchasing Department Summary 04/19/2021
Legal Department Summary 04/19/2021
Human Resources Summary & Leadership Training Institute Description 04/19/2021


Budget Materials - Submitted by Outside Agencies:

Budget Hearing Date
Stamford Emergency Medical Services  03/22/2021
Stamford Senior Center  03/22/2021
Stamford Museum & Nature Center  03/24/2021
Stamford Partnership  03/24/2021
DSSD  03/24/2021
Bartlett Arboretum  03/24/2021
Mill River Collaborative  03/31/2021
Curtain Call Theater  04/06/2021
Stamford Symphony  04/06/2021
Mayor's Multicultural Council  04/06/2021
Boys and Girls Club  04/14/2021
Ferguson Library  04/14/2021
Childcare Learning Center (and Audit and 2020 Financials)  04/14/2021
Inspirica  04/19/2021
Liberation Programs  04/19/2021

For materials from 2020-2021 Budget Process, please click here