City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

Title 03
Chapter 03.01A
Section 03.01A.215

Title 03 Administration and Personnel

Chapter 03.01A Executive and Administrative Organization

Article II. Departments

Section 03.01A.215 Accounting
  1. The accounting department provides various accounting services, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, purchasing, inventory, and budget control, for the City administration and some joint governmental agencies. The department compiles and produces the City’s combined annual financial statements. It disseminates and monitors financial policies and internal controls, and provides analysis and reporting.
  2. The director of accounting serves on the City investment board.
  3. The purchasing section is responsible for the procurement of public works, goods and services by competitive bid, quote or proposal; processing purchase orders and contracts; maintaining and accounting for inventories; and the disposal of surplus property. The director of accounting, or a designee, is a permanent member of the committee to receive bids.

Date Passed: Monday, April 8, 2013

Effective Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2013

ORD C34964 Section 2