Community Transit financial documents are provided to give easy access to important information about agency revenues, expenditures
The public comment period for Community Transit's 2023 Proposed Budget ended Nov. 3. The Board of Directors will take action on this budget at their regularly scheduled monthly meeting on Dec. 1.
Visit www.communitytransit.org/meetings for details on how to participate in person or virtually. For more information or to inquire about special needs arrangements, call (425) 353-7433.
The 2022 Adopted Budget details several projects that will have a lasting impact on public transportation by expanding travel options for riders in Snohomish County. Underlying these plans is the agency’s commitment to providing safe transportation for all.
2022 Adopted Budget highlights include:
The annual adopted budget provides details of Community Transit's plans and projections for the current fiscal year. This includes agency operating revenue, department-level expense budgets, capital projects and other non-operating activity. The Board of Directors adopts an annual budget in December of the preceding year. Each spring, the board adopts an amended budget updating that year's projected revenues and expenses.
Annual Comprehensive Financial Reports provide audited financial information for past years, including financial statements, grants, key performance indicators, comparative financial information, and economic data. Each spring, the agency publishes the previous year's audited report.2021 Annual Comprehensive Financial Report (PDF)
Community Transit's primary funding comes from a voter-approved 1.2 percent sales tax within the service district. That’s 12 cents of every $10 taxable purchase.
Sales tax revenue typically accounts for 65 to 70 percent of Community Transit’s operating budget. Rider fares account for about 20-25 percent of the operating budget, and grants, advertising