Finance Department

The Finance Department is responsible for providing quantitative financial information, policy analyses, and recommendations that help the City Council and all City departments make decisions about how to best allocate the resources available to the City.

Our department accounts for those resources and discloses the financial condition of the City and the results of its operations in the year end Comprehensive Annual Financial Report. The department also prepares the Annual Operating Budget.

Administrative Duties

Other administrative duties covered by Finance include:
  • Accounts payable
  • Purchasing
  • Investment, debt management, and banking functions
  • Cashiering
  • Business and hotel / motel tax and other revenue collection

Staff Responsibilities

Our staff:
  • Conducts analyses of cost center operations
  • Assists departments in the development, evaluation, and implementation of business plans
  • Provides support on Citywide projects
  • Provides recommendations on any proposals with a financial impact

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