The Finance department provides financial support services to the entire City government, including:
  • Manages and processes all accounting transactions for all city funds, such as processing accounts payable, accounts receivable, utility billing, and overall risk management. 
  • Manages the collection of revenues and investment of funds.
  • Assists in the issuance of bonds and other indebtedness of the city.
  • Prepares periodic and annual financial and budget reports.
  • Coordinates the City's budget compilation and development.
  • Manages the administration of special assessments.
  • Delivers reliable management information to the departments.
  • Assists the public by responding to inquiries and requests.


  • Administer City's casualty and liability insurance coverage
  • Manage budgets
  • Manage city's investments
  • Oversees maintenance of special assessments, business licensing and permits, utility billing, elections, and records management
  • Prepares City's financial report, payroll and personnel reports

Financial Statements

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