Financial Services

The Financial Services Department provides internal support services to all City Departments and Offices. Finance is responsible for financial forecasting and budget monitoring, issuing municipal bonds, general accounting, grants monitoring, preparation of financial reports, overseeing Hollywood's annual financial audit, payroll, managing and investing public funds, preparing the City’s annual operating budget, and revenue and expenditure analysis.

Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2017
  
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Five divisions comprise the Financial Services:
Fund Balance Policy

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Budget Administration


Budget is responsible for preparing the annual operating budget for the City. This process includes revenue forecasting, expenditure analysis and salary forecasting.

Procurement Services Division


Procurement is responsible for making the best investment of public resources through the proper purchase of goods, materials and services at the best value, consistent with the quality needed to provide the best service to Hollywood residents and visitors.

Treasury Division


Treasury handles many of the department’s direct services to the public, including customer payment processing, emergency alarm registration, lien searches and local business tax receipts. Treasury also oversees debt administration, revenue auditing, and receivables. The Treasury Division is under the direction of the City Treasurer who can be reached at 954.921.3232.

General Accounting Division


General Accounting supervises the City’s annual external audit and issues the City’s audited Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR).

For 41 consecutive years, Finance has received the Government Finance Officers Association’s Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting.

The General Accounting Division also handles payroll and vendor accounts payable matters. 

  • Accounts payable inquiries for vendors - company names A-F - 954.921.3380
  • Accounts payable inquiries for vendors - company names G-O - 954.921.3499
  • Accounts payable inquiries for vendors - company names P-Z - 954.921.3235
City of Hollywood employees who have payroll-related questions may call 954.921.3238 between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday.