“Transparency is the currency of trust.”
― Freda Lewis- Hall
Public Safety Personnel Retirement System (PSPRS ) Pension Funding Policy
Pursuant to A.R.S. § 38-863.01, the Highlands Fire District Board shall adopt a pension funding, and shall post the policy on the District’s public website.
Pursuant to A.R.S. § 48-805.02 (A), the Highlands Fire District prepares an annual budget that contains detailed estimated expenditures for each fiscal year and clearly shows salaries payable to employees of the district. A budget summary is posted in three public places and a complete copy of the budget is published on the district’s official website for twenty days before a public hearing at a meeting called by the board to adopt the budget. Copies of the budget are also available to members of the public on written request to the district.
Following the public hearing, the district board adopts the budget. A complete copy of the adopted budget is posted in a prominent location on this within seven business days after final adoption and will be retained on the website for at least sixty months.