The finance department supports the City of Johnston by:
  • Establishing rates and fees for services
  • Monitoring the general fund budget
  • Implementing the Capital Improvements Plan
  • Adhering to all state and federal reporting requirements
In addition, the finance department staff coordinate the monthly billing and collection of utility services.

Click here (PDF) to read the most recent independent audit of the city.

Click on the image below to download or view the Capital Improvement Plan through fiscal year 2027-2028

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