City Recorder / Finance Director

The Finance Department is under the direction of the City Recorder and is responsible for managing the financial resources of the City of Springfield, accumulating all financial data and information, and reporting on the local government's financial condition.

The department is responsible for the collection of:
  • Beer and alcohol taxes 
  • Fee payments
  • Permit fees
  • Property tax
  • Sales tax
  • Utility billing
  • Other monies owed to the City
The department is also responsible for the expenditure of all City funds for properly authorized purposes. Other functions of the department include:
  • Enforcement of bid and purchasing procedures
  • Financial and statistical information as required
  • Financial reports
  • Investment of idle funds
  • Records retention

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