2019 City Budget
The formal public hearing on the proposed 2019 General Fund budget and property tax levy will be held at 7:30 p.m. on December 3,2018. The City Council will adopt 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 $3 ($.025 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.
For more information, please review the following budget document. 2019 Budget Overview.