The Finance Department has custody of all public monies belonging to, or under the control of, the City. The department deposits and invests all of the city's money. It also collects and disburses, upon authorization, all monies received by the City.
The Finance Department staff is responsible for: payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, business licensing, sales tax administration (including collection), budget development and maintenance, financial statement preparation, and coordination of the annual audit. The Department also maintains the City's accounting system and is responsible for making policy recommendations to the City Manager and Council to preserve the long-term financial health of the City.
Mission: Provide the Citizens, City Council and Departments information with customer service, authenticity, and transparency.