Administration & Finance Department




City Hall Hours
Mondy through Friday
8:30 am to 5:00 pm


NEW CITY MANAGER, Yvonne Kimball, joins the City of Jackson, August 28, 2017.  

The City Manager is hired by the City Council to provide  general management to all City departments and oversees a variety of  management, personnel, financial, accounting, and City Council support  services.  Administration is responsible  for negotiating and administering contracts, completing special projects,  conducting surveys and studies to support policy recommendations, and providing  legislative analysis and advocacy for the City. 

Management services include administering and implementing  Council policies, developing recommendations and alternatives for providing  City services, providing direction to the City’s departments and professional  contract employees, and providing information regarding City government to  residents. 

Personnel Services include preparing payroll and monitoring  the activity of group health plans, group dental and vision plans, group life  insurance, disability insurance, workers compensation insurance, and  unemployment insurance. 

Financial services include risk management, debt  administration, purchasing and procurement, business licensing, grants  administration, and maintenance of cemetery records and sale of plots.   Accounting Services include processing and  maintaining records of all financial transactions of the City.  Transactions include accounts payable,  accounts receivable, general ledger accounting, enterprise accounting, internal  service accounting, utility billing and accounting, financial reporting,  accounting control of purchase orders and vendor payments, and budget and cost  accounting. 

Council support services include oversight of agenda  preparation, and staff support at City Council and Council committee  meetings.  Related services include support to citizen’s advisory committees.