The City of Lincoln Finance Department is proud to provide services to City and County residents and internal departments that is consistent, reliable and timely information.

The Finance Department is composed of six divisions: Accounting, Budget, City Clerk, City Treasurer, Information Services, and Purchasing. We strive to provide services to internal customers through support of both the City and County for information technology and purchasing. In addition, we seek to provide consistent, reliable and timely information in regards to City finances.

Our Mission

The mission of the Finance Department is primarily as a service provider to internal and external partners.  We seek to support and enhance the effective and efficient operation of City/County government, maintain the City’s fiscal integrity, preserve the City’s bond rating, and provide consistent, reliable, and timely information.



What We Do

  • Financial Reporting, Accounts Payable and Payroll
  • Debt Management and Policy Development
  • Budget Development and Analysis, Forecast, and Grant Writing
  • Process Licenses, Publicize Information and Process Documents
  • Information Technology Solution, Customer Service, Network Stability and Help Desk
  • Attain Goods and Services, Process Purchases and Audit Contracts
  • Cash Management, Investment Management and Revenue Collection