Finance Department

The Finance Department’s daily mission is to provide accountability for all public funds, assets, policies and systems in a fiscally responsible manner, maintaining financial stability and public trust through sound financial management, while delivering responsive quality customer service to our citizens and fellow employees. Responsibilities include:

Financial Strategy
Fiscal Analysis & Strategy
Revenue Forecasting
Budget Development & Management
Capital Grant Management
Capital Facilities Plan (CFP)
Asset Management
Investment Management
Budget, CFP & CAFR Graphic Design
Accounting & Reporting
Financial Reporting - Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR)
Audit Administration
Treasury Management
Payroll & Benefit Administration
Position Budgeting
Project Accounting
Accounts Payable & Receivable
Internal Audit
Business License Renewal
Contract Management
CAFR Award
Bothell's commitment to outstanding achievement is recognized nationally. The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) has awarded its Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to the City of Bothell annually since 2001. The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting, and its attainment represents a significant accomplishment by the City of Bothell and its management. View the Government Finance Officers Association CAFR News Release (PDF).
Moody's Credit Rating
Moody's Investors Service is a leading provider of credit ratings, research, and risk analysis. Moody's commitment and expertise contributes to transparent and integrated financial markets. The firm's ratings and analysis track debt covering more than 135 sovereign nations, approximately 11,000 corporate issuers, 21,000 public finance issuers, and 72,000 structured finance obligations. Moody's Investors Service is a subsidiary of Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO), which reported revenue of $3.6 billion in 2016, employs approximately 11,700 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 41 countries. More information about Moody's

Moody's Credit Rating Report

Moody's Credit Rating Photo