2019 City Budget
The formal public hearing on the proposed 2019 General Fund budget and property tax levy was held on December 3, 2018, and the City Council adopted the budget on December 17, 2018.
Property owners were sent a proposed levy and tax notice in November, which identified the proposed parcel specific property tax for 2019. This includes all taxing jurisdictions: City of Maple Grove, Hennepin County, School District and other special tax districts.
The City represents approximately 25% of the total property tax bill.
The 2019 General Fund budget totals $40,379,700, a 2.20% increase from 2018. The 2019 proposed property tax levy of $36,590,900 increased by 1.63% from last year. The City portion of the property tax bill for the average valued home for 2019 is $1,029 as compared to $1,032 in 2018, a decrease of $3 ($0.25 per month) or 0.25%.
For all taxing jurisdictions, 21% of residential properties will see a decrease in property taxes and 37% will see an increase ranging from 0.1% to 4.9% in 2019. 37% of commercial/industrial properties will see a decrease in property taxes.