The purpose of this meeting is to present the 2022 proposed County budget and 2022 proposed property tax levy. Changes in valuation and classification are NOT part of this presentation.


Budget Hearing Meeting Agenda

December 14, 2021

6:05 p.m.

Government Center Board Room

307 2nd St. NW

Aitkin, MN

The Governor of the State of Minnesota has issued Executive Order 20-01 Declaring a Peacetime Emergency and Coordinating Minnesota’s Strategy to Protect Minnesotans from COVID-19. Based on these conditions, the Chair of the Aitkin County Board of Commissioners has determined that the requirements of Minnesota Statute 13D.021, Subd. (1) have been met and it is not practical or prudent for all members of the county board to meet in person. Therefore, on April 9th, 2020 the Aitkin County Board Chair signed a Determination related to COVID-19 part of which allows that the public, as well as some or all members of the County Board to join County board meetings remotely.

The public is invited to join the meeting remotely by phone call 1-415-655-0001, (access code):255 573 7238; (meeting password): 7282

1.J. Mark Wedel, County Board Chair

A)Call to Order

B)Pledge of Allegiance

C)Board of Commissioners Meeting Procedure


E)Budget Comments

2.Jessica Seibert, County Administrator

A)Aitkin County Budget Hearing for Year Payable 2022

3.Questions, Comments by Taxpayers

A)Each Taxpayer has 5 minutes

4.J. Mark Wedel, County Board Chair


Adopt final property tax levy on December 21, 2021