NOTICE OF BUDGET COMMITTEE MEETING

 

A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the City of Happy Valley, Clackamas County, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for fiscal year July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019 will be held at City Hall, 16000 SE Misty Drive, Happy Valley, OR  97086.  The meeting will take place on May 14th, 2018 at 6:00 PM.  The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and to receive comment from the public on the budget.  A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained on or after May 7, 2018 at City Hall, 16000 SE Misty Drive, Happy Valley during normal business hours.  This notice and the proposed budget for fiscal year 2018-19 will be posted on the city website: www.happyvalleyor.gov.  This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place.  Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee.

Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) & Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

 

Happy Valley has received the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the 2016-2017 budget. This is one of the highest financial honors the City can receive. Happy Valley’s Finance Department works diligently to ensure we spend taxpayer dollars effectively. To receive the award, the budget is reviewed by three independent financial experts based on a set of criteria to ensure the budget serves as a solid transparent financial and operations plan. Out of 241 cities in Oregon, only 27 cities have received this award.

 

Congratulations to the Happy Valley Finance Department.

Financial reports and budgets are crucial for tracking the financial strength of our city.

 Overview

The Finance Department manages all financial aspects of the City in conformity with generally accepted accounting principles. We safeguard the City’s assets and maintain adequate controls to ensure financial compliance with the City Charter, ordinances, and resolutions enacted by the City Council and State and federal regulations.

We ensure the City is in compliance with governmental accounting and financial reporting standards established by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board. Our goal is to provide timely, useful, and accurate financial information to both internal and external users so they can make informed financial decisions.

Responsibilities include:

  • Accounting
  • Accounts payable
  • Accounts receivable
  • Annual budget document preparation and management
  • Annual Financial Report preparation
  • Treasury management
  • Debt administration
  • Financial analysis
  • Financial reporting
  • Five-Year Plan preparation and management
  • Payroll

Financial reports and budgets are crucial for tracking the financial strength of our city.

Contact

Travis Warneke, CPA Finance Director

(503) 783-3827

Angela Thomasco Senior Accountant

(503) 783-3837

Mike Chen Accountant

(503) 783-3834