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PO Box 445
110 East Main Street
Talent, OR 97540
Phone: 541-535-1566
Fax: 541-535-7423
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Hours: 8:30 am to 5 pm, Monday - Friday
City of Talent Oregon / Administration/Finance

Administration/Finance

ADMINISTRATION

The City has a Council-Manager form of government. The City Manager is appointed by the City Council and is responsible for the day to day operations of all aspects of city government. The City Manager provides support to the City Council and prepares the budget. The City Manager responsibilities are specified by the City Charter. The City Manager's office is staffed to provide support to all City sponsored volunteer activities including the annual Harvest Festival and oversees directly the use of the Community Center.

FINANCE DEPARTMENT

The Finance Department is responsible for providing accounting and financial management services for the City.  The Finance Department serves other city departments and the public by processing all accounts payable, payroll, utility billing, cash receipting, accounts receivable and general ledger activity.   Primary functions include overseeing the annual audit and preparation of the Annual Financial Report, preparation of the annual budget, and ongoing monitoring of the budget throughout the year.

The Department includes the Finance Director, Assistant Finance Director, Accounting Clerk, Utility Billing Clerk and Receptionist.

LEGAL DEPARTMENT

Legal services are provided to the City under contract with a private attorney. These services include legal advice to the City and all contacts to the Attorney are made through the City Manager and/or City Planner and under certain circumstances through the Mayor.

CITY FEES

Fees Schedule
Planning/Community Development Fees - chapter 8-4 of the Development Code is the current planning fee schedule
SDC Rates
Water Rates
Surcharges
Court - Fines are set by the Judge based on adopted City Ordinances and /or State law.

CITY BUDGET

2016-2017 BUDGET CALENDAR

Adopted Budget Document Fiscal Year 2016-2017
Adopted Budget Document Fiscal Year 2015-2016
Adopted Budget Document Fiscal Year 2014-2015
Adopted Budget Document Fiscal Year 2013-2014
 

CITY FINANCIAL REPORTS

Audited Financial Report Year Ended June 30, 2016
Audited Financial Report Year Ended June 30, 2015
Audited Financial Report Year Ended June 30, 2014
Audited Financial Report Year Ended June 30, 2013 
Audited Financial Report Year Ended June 30, 2012
Audited Financial Report Year Ended June 30, 2011
Audited Financial Report Year Ended June 30, 2010