The Finance Department's major areas of responsibility include budget management, payroll, purchasing, assets, accounting, debt management, investments, utility billing, internal auditing and financial reporting.
- To manage and maintain financial records in conformity with generally accepted accounting principles and in compliance with State and Federal laws.
- To develop and maintain effective and efficient financial planning, reporting and central support systems in order to support the operating departments in achieving their program objectives.
- To provide the Mayor and City Council with financial information on a timely and meaningful basis.
- To provide quality service to the residents; and to safeguard the City's assets.