It’s budget time for the various local governments. Below are their approved budgets for 2010, compiled from budget documents.

2009                          2010                           change
City of Tacoma                       $1,411,918,970         $1,429,135,879         up 1%
Pierce County                         $854,485,811            $796,546,591           down 7%
Peninsula School District     $101,933,936            $95,595,900            down 6%
City of Gig Harbor                  $50,161,318              $52,851,520             up 5%
Pierce County Library            $29,120,826              $28,639,318            down 2%
FD5, Gig Harbor                     $18,886,445              $18,678,620             —-
FD16, Key Pen                         $4,774,181                 $4,675,966*              —-
Gig Harbor Parks                    $3,851,878                $3,777,094                down 2%
Key Pen Parks                          $847,633                   $903,089 **             up 7%

*  Includes $54,474 transferred from reserves.
** Includes $163,564 transferred from reserves.

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