In a spirit of excellence, integrity, and dedication, the Finance Department is committed to providing timely, accurate, clear and complete financial information and support to other city departments, citizens, and the community at large.
The Finance Department is responsible for the proper accounting of all City funds and compliance with all applicable regulations and laws. Routine duties include processing accounts payable, accounts receivable, central collections, general ledger fund accounting, preparation of applicable state and federal reports, and periodic financial reports to management, administering debt service, and investment of City funds. The Department is also responsible for the implementation and control of the approved budget and the preparation, and disclosure of the financial statements, including responses to the external auditors. It also provides other departments with financial analysis and assists with banking transactions that arise during the year.
The City's Chief Financial Officer is responsible for overseeing the Division of Parking and Procurement, as well as the Information Technology Division (ITD).