The City Treasurer maintains all accounting records for the City. She oversees budgetary, payroll, general ledger, accounts payable, and purchasing functions. She provides periodic reports as requested by the City administrator, mayor, and Board of Aldermen. The City Treasurer reports to the City Clerk.
The Annual City Operating Budget is adopted by the Board of Alderman on April 1st of each year for the fiscal year beginning on April 1st through March 31st.
The City of Perryville hires an outside, independent auditor to audit the financial statements at the close of each fiscal year.