District Needs & Budget

Meets on 1st Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm

The committee that shall further the Board’s business by conducting the initial review of the budget for the City of New York, as required pursuant to Chapter 10 of the Charter. Such Committee may, in order to further the Committee’s purpose, consult with the Members, liaise with Committees, coordinate with the Staff, draft proposed responses to various New York City requests, examine documents issues by the Office of Management and Budget and the City Council, and take any other actions it deems necessary to further the interests of the District.


December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
February 13, 2017
February 6, 2017

Current Projects

NYC Budget FY 2019

NYC Budget FY 2018


Community Participation in the Budget Process

The Road for Adopting New York City’s Budget, NYC Independent Budget Office

Budget Publications & FAQs, NYC Office of Management & Budget

New York City Budget Cycle, NYC Office of Management & Budget

The following Board Members serve on this committee:

Xavier Santiago – Chair
Jason Villanueva – Vice-Chair

Melanee Farrah
Joseph Goldbloom
Alex Kohen
Marissa Mack

Angel Mescain (staff liaison)