About The Finance Department:
The Finance Department was created by City ordinance on May 22, 1978 to administer the financial functions of the City of Mission.
The primary responsibility is to demonstrate accountability to Mission citizens.
The Department is responsible for setting up and operating an adequate system of accounts for payables, receivables, payroll, fixed assets, and general ledger. The Department also oversees the City’s Annual Budget and is responsible for ensuring the City is in compliance with all accounting standards.
In addition to overseeing the City’s budget, the Finance Department also maintains an adequate accounting system for the Mission Economic Development Corporation, a component unit of the City of Mission, and for the Mission Economic Development Authority, a blended component unit of the City of Mission.
The Finance Department has been awarded a Certificate of Achievements from the Government Finance Officers Association for the City’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report(CAFR) for the last 17 years.
The Finance Department is divided into the following divisions:
- Accounts Payable (956) 580-8682
- Payroll (956) 580-8738
- Accounts Receivable (956) 580-8684
- Fixed Assets (956) 580-8648