The Finance staff provides accounting services to the City including accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, debt management, cash management and grant administration. The department is responsible for preparation of the Annual Financial Report and the assisting the Budget Officer with the annual budget.  Thanks to the dedication and hard work of the City's staff, the City has received "clean" (meaning no issues or concerns) audit reports each of the past three years, a rare accomplishment in the public sector.