Financial Transparency

The Financial Planning and Analysis Division is responsible for the City budget, accounting, and policy analysis functions. Its purpose is to effectively manage resources through the budgetary and accounting systems in order to ensure cost effectiveness and efficiency and to assist departments in the attainment of their service objectives.

How Ventura Pays Its Bills


To find out, read A Primer on California City Finance (PDF) (provided by Western Cities Magazine). Read how Ventura is living within our means.