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    Budget and Risk Management


    7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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    100 Jefferson County Parkway
    Golden, CO 80419

    Director of Budget and Risk Management

    Mary O'Neil

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  • Adopted Budgets for Jefferson County


    Despite the current economic situation, Jefferson County's finances are healthy overall with strong fund balance reserves, low debt and an excellent credit rating. The county budget is organized by fund. Each one has a specific purpose and, in some instances, a restriction on how the money in the funds may be used.

    Where County Property Taxes Go

    • Public Safety (28 percent)
    • Health and Human Services (16 percent)
    • Development and Transportation (16 percent)
    • Culture and Recreation (16 percent)
    • Internal Services (16 percent)
      • Includes IT, Facilities, Fleet, etc.
    • Elected Officials (5 percent)
    • Governance (3 percent)
      • Includes Accounting, Budget, County Administrator, Human Resources, County Attorney, etc.


    See how this was all sorted in our previous adopted budgets.


    Last Updated: 4-3-2017