Annual Budget for Fiscal Year 2024

The Long Beach Board of Utilities Commissioners is in the process of reviewing the proposed Fiscal Year 2024 Budget and Rates and Capital Improvement Program, which covers the 12 months from October 2023 through September 2024.

The Board will host four public meetings to discuss the budget, including proposed improvements to the the department’s distribution systems and strategies to increase local water supply.

Following the voter-approved consolidation of the city’s water, natural gas and sewer utilities in January 2023, this year’s budget discussions will also include the gas division budget.

Join us for an upcoming meeting to learn more and share your thoughts! All meetings begin at 9 a.m. at the Long Beach Utilities Administration Building, 1800 E. Wardlow Road. Click here for more information (then select “Utilities Commission” in the dropdown menu).

  • Wednesday, May 17
  • Thursday, May 25
  • Thursday, June 8
  • Thursday, June 22 *Budget adoption*

Once approved by the Board, the budget goes to the Long Beach City Council to formerly review and adopt the budget, usually in September.

Fiscal Year 2024 Budget Process

Water & Sewer System Design Guidelines