About the Finance Department
The City of Gahanna is committed to fiscal accountability and transparency with its budgetary and financial information. The Finance department oversees city operations including cash management, debt administration, income tax administration, utility billing, accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll processing. The City of Gahanna has consistently demonstrated strong financial management and has maintained an AA1 rating by Moody's Investors Service. Additionally, the City has been recognized by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for Excellence in Financial Reporting and has received the Distinguished Budget Award.
2017 Proposed Budget Presented to City Council for review
Gahanna’s annual budget is one of the most important and informative documents City officials, staff and citizens will use. It is the financial plan for the year, identifying the City’s priorities and policy environment, and reporting department activities and performance. The 2017 proposed budget document was submitted to the Gahanna City Council on October 24th, 2016. The entire 2017 Proposed Budget document is available here. Please check the calendar here to participate in the budgeting process.
Finance Department Adds Updated Financial Documents
The Finance Department invites you to view two newly added documents.
The City of Gahanna Capital Needs Assessment has been added to the Budget portion of our webpage and is available for viewing here.
The Finance Department Comprehensive Annual Financial Report has been added to the Financial Publications portion of our webpage and can be viewed here.
We invite you to explore all publications that are contained in our updated webpage.
Gahanna Joins OhioCheckbook.com
The City of Gahanna is currently participating in OhioCheckbook.com, a transparency initiative created by the State Treasurer of Ohio. The new platform is designed to provide details regarding the city's expenditures. Click here to access Gahanna's Checkbook.
Gahanna's annual budget is one of the most important and informative documents City officials, staff and citizens will use. It is the financial plan for the year, identifying the City's priorities and policy environment, and reporting department activities and performance. The 2017 Proposed Budget was presented to Council and is currently under review. To view a copy of the document click here.