The Finance Department for the City of Miramichi consists of seven full-time employees. The hours of operation for the department are 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday thru Friday. Employees in the department perform various functions: reception duties for City Hall, answering general public inquiries, answering inquiries regarding water and/or sewerage bills, processing customer payments, processing of invoices and cheques, etc. The Finance Department also works to provide other City departments and members of Council with the most up-to-date and accurate financial information possible.
The Accounts Payable section of the Finance Department is responsible for issuing all cheques for goods and services purchased by the City. Last year the department issued seven thousand cheques, and processed approximately forty thousand invoices.
The Accounts Receivable section of the Finance Department is responsible for receipting all monies received by the City for water and/or sewerage invoices and other various sources of revenue including Sale of Dog Tags.
The Finance Department also prepares collection notices for overdue accounts and calculates payment arrangements for delinquent customers.
Property Assessment Services are administered by the Province of New Brunswick through Service NB. This department locates, classifies and values all real property, analyzes available sales and construction cost information and determines the real and true value (market value) of each property in accordance with the Assessment Act. For more information please contact your local Service NB office or visit them at https://www2.snb.ca/content/snb/en.html
FINANCE DEPARTMENT CITY HALL Phone: (506) 623-2200
|Gillian Row, Assistant Treasurer||506-623-2214|
|Beverly Jones, Accounting Clerk||506-623-2210|
|Melissa Russell, Office Clerk||506-623-2213|
|Marguerite Richard, Office Clerk||506-623-2209|
|Jana MacDonald, Office Clerk||506-623-2200|
|Brenda Landry, Office Clerk||506-623-2095|
Tax Rate: $1.7399