FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 14, 2020
2021 Recommended Budget Will Include Major Infrastructure
KINGSTON, NY – Mayor Steven T. Noble will reveal his 2021 Recommended Budget on Friday, October 16, 2020 via the City of Kingston Facebook page. Each day leading up to the Mayor’s address, a preview of key areas of investment in the budget recommendations will be released.
The second key area of investment in the 2021 Recommended Budget will be vital infrastructure, capital projects, and equipment purchases.
“Recovering from a pandemic and growing our City in the right and responsible ways means investing from the ground up,” said Mayor Noble. “We will be designing, progressing and completing several crucial infrastructure projects next year and will be investing in our workforce with the tools and equipment they need to get the job done right. My budget proposes equipping our police department with a new interview camera system, our Waste Water Treatment Plant with new flow-recording equipment, and our Department of Public Works with a street sweeper, a packer truck and more. All of these important purchases keep our City safe, clean, and healthy.”
The following capital projects will be priorities in 2021:
The Mayor’s Budget Address, full 2021 Recommended Budget, and a presentation will be available on the City’s website on Friday. www.kingston-ny.gov/budget2021