The Finance Department is responsible for the overall financial management of the City. Citywide administrative responsibility for accounts payable and purchasing is located in the Finance Department, along with the City's investment and banking functions, cashiering, and the collection of other revenues. The Department invests City funds to maximize the rate of return consistent with State statutes and in accordance with the City policies.
The Department provides support services to all other City departments and enterprise funds consisting of accounting, processes payroll, accounts payable, budgeting, cashiering, issuance of purchase orders data processing and assists in the preparation for the annual budget and the comprehensive annual financial report.
The Myrtle Creek Finance Department maintains the integrity of the City’s financial records and funds.