Our Mission is to ensure the overall fiscal health of the City of Franklin and provide the best quality support services to departments, employees, citizens, and partner agencies.
Letter from Comptroller's Office Regarding General Obligation Refunding Bonds
FY2012-2013 APPROVED Budget
Standard & Poor's Rating Report (10/7/10)
Finance & Administration includes the administration or oversight of the following departments and units under the direction of Russell Truell, the City's Assistant City Administrator-Finance / CFO:
In addition to providing effective stewardship over public funds and assets, this function of City government provides financial management leadership and legislative support to the Budget & Finance Committee, the Capital Investment Committee, and the Board of Mayor and Aldermen.
Primary Units & Key Functions
The Purchasing Office oversees the acquisition and disposal of non-construction related supplies, materials, equipment and services. Purchasing assists departments throughout the City in making the purchases necessary to accomplish their jobs and administers a purchasing card program for departments.
The Municipal Court provides a fair and impartial hearing for all citizens charged with a city ordinance violation, code violation, or traffic violation within the boundaries of the City of Franklin. The City Judge hears cases in City Court on Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 7:30 AM, but fines may be paid at any time during regular business hours (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM).