The Finance Department consists of various divisions within the City: General Accounting, Computer Services, Income Tax, Economic Development and Purchasing.
The General Accounting division, located on the 3rd floor or City Hall, deals with all of the monies collected by the City Cashier's office, all bond money and payment of all department's invoices.
Computer Services deals with the information stored on the City's mainframe plus all personal computer services throughout City's departments.
The Income Tax division deals with monies associated with City of Youngstown taxes. This service was sourced out to RITA (Regional Income Tax Agency) and any questions should be directed to them at 866.750.7482.
The office of Economic Development has incredible resources to offer growing businesses in the City of Youngstown. Click here to visit their site and see photographs of previous projects, review the various programs they have available and/or complete the appropriate application.
Each department in the City of Youngstown is responsible for the acquisition of goods and services for that department that do not require formal bidding. The Purchasing Agent is responsible for the acquisition of goods and services for all departments of the City that require formal bidding. The formal bidding is performed in compliance with the Youngstown Home Rule Charter. Click here for more information in the Youngstown Home Rule Charter, Page 29.
For information on the City of Youngstown’s purchasing and bidding process, please contact:
Carol Peters – Purchasing Agent
City Hall, 5th Floor
26 South Phelps Street
Youngstown, OH 44503