City of Baltimore Budget

The City of Baltimore welcomes you to their open budget site.

Baltimore’s Fiscal 2017 budget continues the practice of utilizing Outcome Budgeting. This process of budgeting aligns resources with the results that matter most to Baltimore’s citizens. To do this, the budget is built around seven Priority Outcomes that highlight the results the City is seeking to achieve. Baltimore's Priority Outcomes are: Better Schools, Safer Streets, Stronger Neighborhoods, A Growing Economy, Innovative Government, A Cleaner City, and A Healthier City. Each Priority Outcome is made up of services from within City agency.