Finance & Administration


The Finance & Administration department consists of financial and accounting services, personnel services, risk management, and city clerk services. Financial and accounting services responsibilities include budget preparation and oversight, financial reporting, accounts payable and accounts receivable, payroll and benefits administration, fixed asset tracking, cash receipting and collections, cash and investment management, grant management, debt management, evaluation and implementation of internal controls. Personnel services responsibilities include human resources management and administration of employee benefits. Risk management responsibilities include process claims and incidents, maintain property and liability insurance, and provide opportunities for city-wide training. The City Clerk's Office provides Council meeting support, including agendas, minutes and meeting attendance; oversees City records management; updates the Kenmore Municipal Code; and processes official City documents, such as contracts, ordinances, and resolutions.


At the September 24, 2018 Council Meeting, estimates and expenditures for the current 2017-2018 budget and proposed 2019-2020 budget were received and filed with the City Council.  Check back for further budget documents as the development of the 2019-2020 budget progresses. 

Budget Document to Council on September 24, 2018

2019-2020 Proposed Budget

October 15, 2018 Council Staff Report

October 15, 2018 Council Presentation

October 22, 2018 Staff Report

October 22, 2018 Council Presentation

October 29, 2018 Staff Report

October 29, 2018 Council Presentation

October 30, 2018 Staff Report

November 5, 2018 Staff Report

November 13, 2018 Staff Report

November 13, 2018 Council Presentation

Surface Water Management Fee Model FAQs




2017-2018 Biennial Budget 2015-2016 Biennial Budget 2013-2014 Biennial Budget 2011-2012 Biennial Budget



2011-2012 Biennial Budget








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