- The MISSION of the Finance Department is to recommend and implement:
- sound fiscal policies,
- assure the effective and efficient use of fiscal resources,
- establish controls to adequately safeguard assets,
- to provide the public with reports which demonstrate fiscal accountability in accordance with the highest promulgated standards.
- Summary of Services
The Finance Department maintains the City’s general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable, cash receipts and investments and provides monthly statements to the operating departments and other reports as requested. The Finance Director and his/her staff assist the Mayor and City Administration in the preparation, implementation and monitoring of the City’s annual operating budget. At year-end, this department prepares the City’s annual financial statements for audit by the City’s Independent Certified Public Accountants and publishes the City’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR).