The Finance Department is primarily responsible for budgetary preparation and control, forecasting and analysis, and updating the 5-year capital investment program. The department also administers debt service, cash management and investments, cost recovery, risk management and Single Audit; including the review of federal and state grants.

The Finance Department supports the Commissioners’ priority of Smart Financial Management outlined in the County’s Strategic Plan which is part of the Managing for Results integrated management system by providing budget and financial management services to elected officials and County departments so they can deliver programs and services in the most cost effective and efficient manner.