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Department Director

Janet Watson
Director
of Finance

Janet Watson
314-290-8445
jwatson@claytonmo.gov

Finance

The Finance Department is responsible for coordinating and monitoring all fiscal matters concerning the City of Clayton.  In particular, the Department is responsible for purchasing; collecting revenues and paying expenditures; analyzing and monitoring the City's investments; developing the annual operating budget; providing the Board of Aldermen and the City Manager with short and long-term financial forecasts and advice regarding financial affairs of the City; administering the two City pension funds, property insurance and risk management; coordinating efforts with public accountants to accomplish an annual certified audit of the City's operation; overseeing all accounts receivable including ambulance billings, parking tickets and municipal court; and processes business, liquor, and other licenses for merchants within the City.

Court related payments can be made by mail, by credit card (MasterCard or Visa only), by calling 314-290-8441, or in person at 10 S Brentwood.  For Finance related payments call 314-290-8446.