January 15, 2020 18:45 Updated Follow The council would approve the transfer of the fund balance to the general fund. You would not need an ordinance. Related articles What do we do with dormant funds when the original ordinance cannot be found? What is an example of a permanent fund? Do we need a new fund for the same grant every year? Will SBOA take it easy on the counties with findings over these changers for the next two years? Is there a separate fund for pension?