About Us


The mission of the Finance Department is to account for all municipal resources and to maintain a fiscally solid government organization that adheres to legal requirements and financial management principles, and to apply such resources in a manner which is most beneficial to the citizens of Rockford.

The Finance Department is organized into four divisions: Administration, Accounting, Customer Service, and Central Services.

Led by the Finance Director and responsible for day-to-day management of the department activities, including supporting the Council Finance and Personnel Committee, debt management, and the annual property tax levy.