The Finance Department is divided into 6 operational divisions including the Office of the Director, Customer Services, Finance, Information Technology, General Support Services, and Capital Replacement. These organizational divisions coordinate the day-to-day activities of various internal operations of the city and supply specialized staff support services to all other city departments.
The department's staff is vested with the responsibilities of:
Administration of the city's employment services
Coordination of the municipal insurance and risk management
Documentation of administrative policies and procedures
Efficient production of water and sewer billing and meter reading functions
Facilitation of positive labor relations with city employee groups
Maintenance of the city's computer system
Overall management of the city's finances with a focus on maintaining the city's financial viability
Preparation and maintenance of annual balanced budgets
Promotion of a safe and productive work environment
Finance Department staff also function as in-house consultants by providing technical expertise and specialized financial information to other city departments.