Community Services Spending Options

The 2011 Annual Appropriation Ordinance directly appropriated $109 million in local funds for Community Services and an estimated $31.5 million in employee benefits attributed to Community Services employees, for an estimated total appropriation of approximately $140.5 million.  Community Services is primarily composed of three City departments: the Chicago Public Library (CPL), Department of Public Health (CDPH), and the Department of Family and Support Services (DFSS).

The spending options related to Community Services are at the links below.