That's an increase of 1.6 percent from 2016, when the city spent $77.04 million, or $9,679 per household.
Rolling Meadows has 7,959 households and a population of 24,639.
Since 2001, the City of Rolling Meadows budget has grown by 52.6 percent, from $51.30 million. The city population has grown 0.1 percent over the same period, from 24,604.
Salaries accounted for 22.3 percent of city spending in 2017. Rolling Meadows property taxpayers paid $17.45 million for 159 full-time employees and 20 part-time employees.
In 2001, the city had 218 full-time employees and 71 part-time employees, and spent $19.85 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.