Public Safety Spending Options

The 2011 Annual Appropriation Ordinance appropriated $1.93 billion in local funds for Public Safety and an estimated $760 million in employee benefits attributed to Public Safety employees, for an estimated total appropriation of $2.69 billion.  Public Safety is primarily composed of three City departments: the Chicago Police Department (CPD), the Chicago Fire Department (CFD), and the Office of Emergency Management and Communications (OEMC).

The spending options related to Public Safety are at the links below.