The Township is on a January 1st through December 31st fiscal calendar.  The Finance Department is responsible for the day-to-day financial activities of the Township, ensuring compliance with State and Federal laws and operates under Generally Accepted Accounting Practices and Standards (GAAP, GAAS). 
The Finance Department is responsible for the following activities:
  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Administering Bond Indebtedness
  • Administering the Township's Purchasing Policy
  • Investing Idle Funds
  • Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR)
  • Preparing the Township's Annual Budget
  • Administering Payroll and Employee Benefit Programs
  • Overseeing the Township's Computer Technologies
  • Utility Billing for Sewer, Water and Storm Water charges

Awards & Recognition

White Bear Township Finance Department has been an recipient of the following awards from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA).

     *   Award for Outstanding Achievement in Popular Annual Financial Reporting - 2014-2016
     *   Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting - 1996-2016
     *   Distinguished Budget Presentation Award - 2013-2018

GFAO Popular Annual Financial Reporting - 2016
GFAO Certificate of Achievement - 2016
GFOA Budget Document - 2018