Responsibilities and Services
The Finance Department is responsible for the fiscal management, processing, and maintenance of all of the City’s accounting transactions. The Finance Department works with the Administration Department and other department heads to prepare the annual operating and capital improvement budgets.
The Finance Department’s duties include:
City Credit Rating
The City has a credit rating of Aa2, set by Moody’s Investors Service. [Read the 2015 Moody's report.]
Sale of Vehicle and DNR Licenses
The City no longer operates a Deputy Registrar counter at City Hall for sale of vehicle and Department of Natural Resources licenses. Sales have been transferred to the county’s Robert Trail Library and Licensing Center.