Budget Committee

Regular Meetings

  • Klamath County Government Center
    305 Main Street
    Room 219
    Klamath Falls, OR 97601


The Budget committee is composed of the members of the governing body (Board of Commissioners) and an equal number of electors (lay members). The lay members may not be officers, agents or employees of Klamath County.

Committee's Purpose

The Budget Committee’s purpose is to assist the Board of Commissioners in fulfilling Klamath County’s obligations under Oregon Budget Law (ORS 294.305 to 294.565). A copy of the bylaws of the Budget Committee are available (PDF).

Public Comments

Public comments are encouraged by the Klamath County Budget Committee. Your involvement helps shape the services that are provided to our community. Comments may be submitted in writing, in person, or via Zoom. If you wish to provide written comments please submit them to the Klamath County Finance Office.

If you wish to make comments in person, you may do so by attending a Budget Committee meeting. Public comments are accepted in the following manner:

  • Individuals are limited to one comment period per department (even if the department makes more than one presentation/discussion).
  • Public comment will be taken at the end of the daily session for the County Departments presented that particular day. Special Districts allow for public comment during their hearings.
  • Time is limited to a maximum of three minutes.

Budget Committee Hearings

Following are links to the departments Budget Analysis statement for Budget Year 2021-2022. These budgets will be presented at the budget hearings as well as other materials as needed by Department Heads. We will have the materials used in each departmental hearing available for review on these pages as well as a link to our digital Proposed Budget book on the top of the link below. Charter Cable channel 181 will broadcast the hearings live. Hearings will be available via livestream on the Klamath County Homepage.