The primary function of the Finance Department is preparing the annual county budget and supervising the budget throughout the year. Additionally, the office also conducts annual budget hearings/meetings for county departments.
Other responsibilities of the department include: - Advising the Board of Commissioners on fiscal matters. - Recording and processing of county revenue for eventual deposit. - Investing of county funds. - Application and reporting of state and federal grants.
- Managing county debt and initiating debt-related payments. - Maintaining internal ledgers for various funding sources. - Reconciling of bank and investment accounts.
- Management of all property and casualty insurance policies.
As a convenience to the public, copies of the county budget and the audited financial statements can be found on the navigation menu to the left.