The Shortgrass Library System receives an annual Operating Grant from the Province of Alberta. The grant is based on the population of member jurisdictions in the Shortgrass region (see 201/2022 Library System Operating Grants). The Shortgrass Library System also receives operating revenues from member municipalities and member library boards. These revenues are based on a per capita levy which is reviewed annually by the Board of Trustees.
Operational Municipal Levies for the 2019, 2020 and 2021 budget years were/are:
The fiscal year for Shortgrass runs from January 1 - December 31
For additional financial information, please contact the Chief Executive Officer.