Mission Statement

The Finance Department's mission is to be responsive, helpful, and efficient in serving the city departments, the City Manager and the citizens of the City of Centralia. The Finance Department is committed to the highest quality financial management, in compliance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

What We Do

The City of Centralia's Finance Department is responsible for:

  • Safeguarding and protecting the city's assets insuring maximum utilization of revenues
  • Providing financial support to city departments
  • Recording and reporting accurate and timely financial information to the state, elected officials, and to the citizens of Centralia