WHO WE ARE:
The Hopkinton Appropriation Committee is an appointed board of volunteer citizens responsible for reviewing, presenting and recommending a balanced budget and capital expenditure plan to Town Meeting each year.
WHAT WE ARE DOING:
The Appropriation Committee meets regularly with the Town Manager, the Finance Director and various other town officials, during the months of February, March and April each year for the purpose of reviewing the financial status of the Town.
Town and departmental budgets and requested capital acquisitions are reviewed and evaluated. The Committee votes on whether or not to recommend approval of the budgets and capital acquisitions to Town Meeting. The Committee meets as necessary during the rest of the year.