The Finance Department centers its mission around values of accountability and integrity, in pursuit of the highest standards of customer service.
The Finance staff serves the public and internal customers by receipting and disbursement of City financial resources, sound investment of City cash, accurate and timely recording of all financial activity, accounting for fixed assets, monitoring financial compliance with various Federal, State and local requirements and providing support to City departments in areas of financial management.
The City of Sandy adopts a budget to guide its decision making and execution of its operating and capital plans. The budget is prepared at the direction of the City Manager to address the goals and objectives of the City Council and fulfill the service level expections of its citizens and customers.
The areas of responsibility that fall under the Finance Department include: utility payments and billing, accounting, city recorder's office, municipal court, utility billing, public service center, accounts payable, payroll, risk management, human resources, city budgeting, auditing, and financial reporting.
INTERACTIVE FINANCIAL REPORTS
In the spirit of transparency, the City of Sandy provides an interactive tool to graphically and numerically show Sandy's finances and budget. Click here to connect to Sandy's OpenGov webpage.
COMPREHENSIVE ANNUAL FINANCIAL REPORT (CAFR) - City of Sandy
The City of Sandy prepares annual financial reports to communicate the financial position of the City at the end of its fiscal year (June 30) and the results of operations for the fiscal year (July 1 - June 30).
National Award ~ The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) issues Awards for Excellence in Governm e nt Finance that recognize contributions to the practice of government finance that exemplify outstanding financial management. The Certificate of Achievement is a prestigious award, recognizing conformance with the highest standards for preparation of state and local government financial reports. Sandy Finance has receives this certificate of achievement the last eleven years. For more information on the GFOA's award program, please click here .
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ANNUAL REPORT - Urban Renewal Agency
The Sandy's Urban Renewal Agency (URA) is a separate component unit of the City of Sandy and is responsible for governing Sandy's urban renewal area. Therefore the URA is required to provide its own annual financial report. For more information on the urban renewal area and projects, click here .
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SINGLE AUDIT REPORT - City of Sandy
Entities that expend federal funds $500,000 or more during a fiscal year are required to obtain an annual audit in accordance with the Single Audit Act, OMB Circular A-133. The purpose of a Single Audit is to ensure a recipient of federal funds is in compliance with the federal program's requirements for how money can be used.