Financial Services


The mission of Financial Services is to provide accounting, financial operations and reporting services to County Departments, citizens and other users of the County's financial information. Finance manages, directs and safeguards the assets in an efficient, effective and appropriate manner.


Financial Services offers the following services within the requirements of North Carolina laws and other local, state and federal regulations:

  • Provides prudent fiscal management for the County;
  • Oversees and supports annual external audit of County finances;
  • Assures effective management of the County's financial assets;
  • Management of grants;
  • Processes payroll for County employees;
  • Manages accounts payable and receivable.

General Information

Financial Policies


  • Rated AA+ by Standard and Poor's and Aa1 by Moody's.
  • Awarded the GFOA Certificate of Excellence In Financial Reporting for 34 consecutive years.