Safeguard the assets and manage the financial affairs of the City including revenue collection, cash disbursements, accounting and financial reporting, income tax administration, investments, debt management special assessments
Maintain reasonable internal controls to protect the City’s assets and ensure the timely and accurate recording of transactions in accordance with accounting standards for state and local governments
Provide services that support the operations of City Departments
Manage the City’s investment and debt portfolios in such a manner as to achieve the highest possible investment return with stringent safeguards
Reduce the annual and total cost of the City’s debt
Provide timely advice to the City’s elected and appointed officials on issues affecting the current and future financial affairs of the City
The Finance Department is made up of the Accounting Division and the Income Tax Division.