The Finance Department provides financial management and policy support, analytical services, and financial information to the City Manager, departments, the public and others; seeks the most efficient and effective use of City funds; develops, analyzes and presents information about City finances to the public, the press, bond rating agencies, and other interested parties; coordinates financial activities within the City government and in areas outside City government where the City has an interest; serves as a key participant in areas of City-wide priorities such as economic development; collects and reports Resort Tax; invoices and collects all City utility bills; plans, prepares and implements all utility rates; invoices and collects all special assessments; plans, develops, administers and monitors the City’s Capital Improvement Program (CIP) and works with the City’s financial advisors, underwriters and bond counsel to prepare and implement the City’s financing strategies.
Department Mission/Purpose Statement
“We are dedicated to providing financial management and policy support, analytical services, and financial information to the City Manager, City Departments, the general public and others.”
Independent Registered Municipal Advisor Representation
The City of Miami Beach, Florida, has retained RBC Capital Markets, LLC, as its municipal advisor. We are represented by and will rely on our municipal advisor to provide advice concerning the issuance of municipal securities, investment of bond proceeds and escrow investments. The personnel of our municipal advisor, who will advise us on such matters, have not been associated with another broker dealer firm other than RBC Capital Markets, LLC, within the two years prior to the date of this certificate. This certificate may be relied upon until posted otherwise. Any materials may be addressed to us at firstname.lastname@example.org and to our municipal advisor at Julie.email@example.com