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:
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
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, 2015
* Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting - 1996-2015
* Distinguished Budget Presentation Award - 2013-2017