Duties & Responsibilities
The Controller's Office manages the finances and accounts of the city and makes investments of city money subject to the ordinances of the Common Council. As the fiscal agent for the city, the controller signs and issues all warrants on the city treasury, audits, and revises all accounts and trusts for the city and manages accounting for each appropriation made for each city department.
Additionally, the Controller's Office issues various city licenses, collects fees, administers payroll, collects and enforces special assessments, and prepares each year's city budget. Continue reading to learn more about the controller's responsibilities.