Fiscal Year 2022 Budget Development

Calvert County Government’s annual operating budget outlines spending on county services and administration for the coming fiscal year (FY), which begins July 1. We are seeking input from county residents to help shape our priorities for the upcoming year. 

Budget Documents

FY 2022 Staff Recommended Budget (PDF)

FY 2022 Budget Process

  1. Fall 2020: The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) gathers input from their leadership team and county employees to develop the staff recommended budget. 
  2. March 2021: The FY 2022 staff recommended operating and capital improvement budget is released online and the BOCC holds a public hearing to consider and receive comments.
    • Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 7 p.m.
      To protect the health of citizens and staff, the public may participate virtually.
      To listen via telephone, or provide comments during the hearing, please call:
      U.S. toll free: 888-475-4499 or 877-853-5257
      Meeting ID: 899 4188 8251
      Passcode (if asked): #
      Request to Speak: *9
      Livestream via Meetings on Demand and Channel 6/1070
      Written comments must be received by 4:30 p.m. March 22, 2021.
  3. April 2021: The BOCC releases its FY 2022 recommended operating and capital improvement budget. 
  4. May 2021: The BOCC holds a public hearing to consider and receive comments.
    • TBD
  5. June 2021: Following extensive review and consideration, the BOCC adopts the final FY 2022 budget. 
  6. July 2021: The approved FY budget is implemented by the Department of Finance and Budget.

Individuals who cannot attend the public hearing may submit written comments. These written comments may be submitted by emailing or through the U.S. mail to the BOCC at 175 Main St., Prince Frederick, MD 20678.

Any reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities or linguistic barriers should be requested by contacting the BOCC office at 410-535-1600, ext. 2202.