Why it Matters: Total expenses have been bucketed into major categories. Public safety includes police, fire and dispatch; General Government includes all administrative functions including Clerk, IT, Assessing and Elected Officials. Public works includes water, sewer and electric (if applicable). The data includes all fund types. (n012) (o81)

Data Source: Historical Revenue & Expense data has been loaded from state available public data that each municipality files annually, and includes all fund types. Future Year data is loaded from the community's own budget or forecast projections and typically only includes General and other Governmental Funds. (n016)

Data Table

MunicipalityCountyPopulationGeneral GovernmentPublic Works Department
CharlevoixCharlevoix County2,500$223$209
FerrysburgOttawa County3,000$124$349
Grosse Pointe ShoresWayne County2,856$448$283
Keego HarborOakland County3,412$153$115
New BuffaloBerrien County1,879$410$269
Orchard LakeOakland County2,465$162$312
Pleasant RidgeOakland County2,479$263$160
Sylvan LakeOakland County1,855$204$132