The City of Van Alstyne Finance Department is responsible for managing the City’s fiscal affairs. The Department is charged with providing timely and accurate financial information to the City Manager, Mayor, City Council and City Departments. The primary functions administered by the Finance Department include:
- Bank Reconciliations
- Cash/Debt Management
- General Ledger Maintenance
- Internal Controls
- Grant Management
- Budget Preparation and Monitoring
- Annual Audit
- Utility Billing
- Miscellaneous Accounts Payable/ Receivable
- Support other city departments in budgetary and financial affairs.
Our commitment to the Citizens we serve, in all accounting and finance functions, is to manage the City’s resources in an efficient, effective, and responsible manner while maintaining transparency, open communication, and excellent stewardship of public funds.
We welcome you to explore the financial data provided on our website. Current and prior year budgets can be found under Budget. Operating account check registers, audited financial reports (AFRs), financial summaries and conflict of interest information can be found under Financial Transparency. Property and Sales and Use Tax information can be found under Local Taxes. Information regarding Unclaimed Property can be found under Unclaimed Property.
The City of Van Alstyne has been awarded the
2014 GOLD Leadership Circle Award
for financial transparency by the State Comptroller’s Office.