City of Berkley Dashboard
Your car's dashboard is a visual display of the status of your vehicle – speed, oil pressure, mileage, etc. Similarly, the city's financial dashboard displays the status of the city's finances. Berkley's financial dashboard provides information on our: Fiscal stability, Economic strength, Crime Rate; and Overall quality of life. The City of Berkley Citizens Guide (Excel file) provides a more detailed analysis of the city's financial status. CVTRS Certification
|General Fund expenditures per capita||707||688|
|Debt burden per capita||$424||$335|
|Unfunded persion and OPEB liability as a % of General Fund revenue||325%||357%|
|Percentage of road funding provided by the General Fund||36.4%||26.6%|
|Ratio of employees to retirees||1.75||2.11|
|General fund balance to general fund expenses||32.9%||42%|
|Number of services delivered via cooperative venture*||30||30|
|Bond rating (Fitch Rating Services)||AA Stable Outlook||AA Stable Outlook|
|% of community with access to high speed broadband||100%||100%|
|% of community over 25 with a bachelor's degree or higher||46%||46%|
|Average of critical infrastructure (years)||41||41|
|Aggravated & Felonious Assault||5||2|
|Quality of Life||Prior||Current||Progress|
|Miles of sidewalks and non-motorized trails per mile of local roads||106||106|
|General fund budget committed to arts, culture and recreation per capita||11.2%||10.9%|
|Percentage of graduates attending 4 year college||68%||68%|
|Acres of park per thousand residents||2.78||2.78|
|Percent of community with curbside recycling||100%||100%|
As always, if you have any questions about the City of Berkley Dashboard please contact the Finance Office @ 248.658.3300.
* Part II of the 2011 Economic Vitality Incentive Program. As required by the State of Michigan, the City has provided a Collaboration Plan, which details its partnerships with outside organizations and communities.
* Part III of the2011 Economic Vitality Incentive Program. As required by the State of Michigan, the City has provided a Employee Compensation Plan, which outlines a plan in the area of salary for new hires, pension multiplier for all employees, federal average compensation for all employees and health care for new employees.