Office of the City Treasurer

The Treasurer is the official keeper of financial records for the City of Palos Hills. As such, the Treasurer publishes the Journal of Proceedings to reflect all legislative action.

The general duties of the Treasurer are stated by City Code 2.32.030 and State statute as follows:

  • Receive all money paid into the city, either directly from the person paying it, or from the hands of such other officer as may receive it.
  • Keep records showing all money received by him, the source from which it was received, and the purpose for which it was paid out.
  • Keep a separate account of each fund or appropriation, and debits and credits belonging thereto.
  • Pay out all money on vouchers or orders properly signed by the city clerk and the mayor.