Finance / IT

Finance Overview


The Finance / IT Department consists of 5 staff positions

Finance Activites


  • Administer all insurance policies and act as the city's risk management department
  • Issue and manage all bonded debt of the city
  • Maintain all accounting records of the city of West St. Paul
  • Manage and invest the city's portfolio of available cash funds
  • Oversee the preparation of the city's Annual Budget and monitoring its implementation during the year
  • Prepare the city's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) in accordance with all relevant financial reporting guidelines
  • Supervise the collections, safekeeping, and disbursement of the city monies

IT Activities


  • Administer the City's Information Technologies infrastructure
  • Ensure the City's data is safe and secure
  • Maintain all IT systems throughout the City departments

Understanding Property Taxes.

  1. 2019
  2. 2018
  3. 2017
  4. 2016
  5. 2015
  6. Previous Years