​​Financial Information

The Finance Department is responsible for providing financial management and accounting services for all city operations.  This includes maintaining accounting records, borrowing money to finance city expenditures, investing city funds, audit and budget preparation, supervision of revenue collection and disbursements of city monies, payroll processing and financial reporting.

Finance Information 

2018 Financial Report

2017 Financial Report

Bond Rating
An independent bond rating agency, S&P Global Ratings, has assigned the City of Spring Lake Park an AA Rating.  This rating covers the city's general obligation bonds.

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The Administration Department is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the City.  The Administration Department is led by the City Administrator, Daniel Buchholtz. The Administrator is responsible for the supervision of all City Departments and for implementing the policies of the City Council.

Department services include but are not limited to:

Administration Responsibilities

  • City Communications
  • City Clerk/Business Services
  • Accounting/Finance
  • Elections
  • Utility Billing
  • Recycling

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Employment Opportunities

Accountant - Full Time 

$56,281 - $72,155 plus excellent benefits

The City of Spring Lake Park is accepting application for its next Accountant.  Under the general supervision and direction of the Administrator, Clerk/Treasurer, the Accountant is responsible for maintaining the financial records of the City, including but not limited to, investments, budget preparation, audit, insurance records, payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable and bank reconciliations.

Minimum Qualifications:

Associates degree in accounting, finance or business; three years progressively responsible accounting experience; experience constructing complex spreadsheets; and a valid Class D driver's license.

Desired Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or business; two years municipal accounting experience; two years experience utilizing an integrated payroll system; and advanced knowledge of spreadsheet applications.

Application and resumes must be submitted no later than 4:00 PM on March 9, 2020.

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