Finance

The Finance Department is responsible for the administration of activities pertaining to the receipt, expenditure, accounting, investment, custody and control of municipal funds and assets. The Finance Department performs the following functions:

  • Receives all taxes and other moneys due or receivable by the Borough or authorizes other municipal or service units to do so under prescribed procedures
  • Prepare books and records in accordance with generally accepted principle of governmental accounting
  • Prepare and disburse all payments for authorized expenditures and payrolls
  • Deposit moneys in depositories authorized by the Borough Council, consistent with generally accepted governmental financial practices
  • Provide for the prudent investment of moneys in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • Assist in the preparation, maintenance and reporting of financial plans and budgets
  • Assist in the administration of the purchasing system and Borough contracts

The department is managed by the Borough Treasurer, Christina Szabo