The City of Iowa City's proposed FY2022 Budget and FY2021-2023 Financial Plan is now available to review on the City’s website by visiting this link

A copy of the proposed budget is on file for public examination in the office of the City Clerk, City Hall, Iowa City, and the Iowa City Public Library, which are currently closed to the public because of COVID-19. Copies are available to view by appointment by calling the City Clerk at 319-356-5043 or emailing or by calling the Iowa City Public Library at 319-356-5200.

The City Council has scheduled the following electronic (virtual) work sessions to discuss the City’s Fiscal Year 2022 proposed budget:

  • 3 p.m.Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021, in Emma J. Harvat Hall
  • 8 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021 in Emma J. Harvat Hall

Additional meetings will be scheduled as necessary.

Electronic meetings are being held because a meeting in person is impossible or impractical due to concerns for the health and safety of Council members, staff and the public presented by COVID-19.

You can watch the meeting on City Channel 4 (118.2 QAM) in Iowa City, University Heights and Coralville, or you can watch it online via a livestream at any of the following websites:

If you have no computer or smartphone, or a computer without a microphone, you can call in by phone by dialing 312-626-6799 and entering the meeting ID when prompted. Attending in person is not an option. Meeting IDs will be posted 48 hours in advance at the City Council documents website.

To sign-up for additional City financial news, visit the City's subscriptions webpage, then select 'Finance and Budget' under the 'News and Events' category.

For more information, contact Dennis Bockenstedt at 319-356-5053, or e-mail

Date of publication

Friday, December 18, 2020