Welcome to the City of Evansville, Indiana, Finance Department

Finance Department /Office of the City Controller
300 Civic Center Complex
1 N.W. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard
Evansville, Indiana 47708-1833
Phone: (812) 436-4919
Fax: (812) 436-4926
TDD-Hearing Impaired: (812) 436-4925

The Controller serves as chief financial officer of city government in managing the city department of finance.

The Controller’s primary responsibilities include:

1)      Prepare separate accounts for city departments and record balance receipts and disbursements,

2)      Authorize warrants for payments and record transactions,

3)      Issue payroll and account forms for all departments,

4)      Maintain records of bonds and indebtedness and authorize payments and record issuance,

5)      Set the manner of salaries for payments,

6)      Report to city legislative body as required by law,

7)      Manage finances, report financial statements and accounts and invest funds,

8)      Issue city licenses and collect revenues,

9)      Audit all city accounts and restricted funds, and

10)   Prepare annual budget for fiscal body and annual report of fund balances, receipts and disbursements to the state.


Click here to see IC 36-4-10-5 Second Class Cities, Fiscal Office, Duties

Last updated: 6/4/2015 12:56:51 PM