Budget Video Blogs

Following are a series of video blogs presented by former Assistant City Manger Michael Frank. They are designed to explain the City of Santa Rosa's budget situation and provide answers to questions from the public.
  1. General Fund Basics No. 1
  2. General Fund Basics No. 2
  3. How We Got Here
  4. Options & Solutions - Part 1
  5. Options & Solutions - Part 2
  6. Purpose of Reserve Fund

General Fund Basics No. 1


  • Duration: 3:55
  • Why all funds are not created the same.
  • What is the General Fund?
  • How is it different from the other City Funds?