The Finance Department is responsible for the preparation of financial statements in accordance with accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America; this includes the design, implementation, and maintenance of internal controls and fair presentation of financial statements that are free of material misstatements. The documents below include the most recent internally generated financial statements and a copy of the most recent audited financial statements.
The Finance Department is also responsible for the compilation of the budget documents to be adopted by the City of Albany Commissioners. The most recent annual budget documents below include the budget book. The City Council holds a series of meetings, work sessions, and public hearings to discuss the budget. Residents are encouraged to become involved in the budget process by attending the work sessions and addressing their comments to Council at the public hearings.