The Finance Department is responsible for the oversight and management of all accounts receivable, accounts payable, assessments, annual audits, and budget processing and tracking.  The department is committed to keeping residents and City staff members informed with clear, accurate, and up-to-date financial information. Cathy Elke is the City’s Accountant and she can be reached at 952-448-8730, or at

The Utility Billing Department is primarily responsible for processing billing for all of the City’s water and sanitary sewer service.  This includes managing late accounts and coordinating new connections/shut-offs.   For more details, see the City’s page:  Utility Billing.  Brenda Efta is the City’s Utility Billing Clerk and she can be reached at 952-448-8729, or at

Audit – A yearly audit of the City’s finances is completed every year by an auditing firm to assess the City’s overall financial health that includes a review of the City’s debt load, revenue, and expenditures. A final determination is then completed along with recommendations on how to improve the City’s finances.  For more details on the audit, see the following documents:


2018 Management Letter
2018 Annual Financial Report


2017 Management Letter
2017 Annual Financial Report