Mission Statement

To effectively serve the Azle community by providing timely and accurate financial information to support decision making and prudently monitor City finances.

Duties and Responsibilities

The Finance Division plans, organizes, directs and coordinates the City's financial activities. The Division serves as the central collection and processing area for City revenues. It monitors cash flows to ensure that funds are available to meet daily operating expenses.

The Division is responsible for:
  • Accounting
  • Cash management
  • Collections
  • Debt management
  • Financial administration
  • Investments
  • Payables processing
  • Purchasing
  • Risk management
  • Treasury

The Division also:
  • Prepares various internal and external financial reports
  • Assists departments in procurement of materials, supplies and services
  • Assists independent auditors with their annual audit
  • Monitors all aspects of the City's financial operations