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Michael Murzynsky, Finance Director 541.574.0610
Steve Baugher, Assistant Finance Director 541.574.0615
Main line, Cash Collections 541.574.0611
Accounts Payable, Business Licenses 541.574.0621
Payroll 541.574.0612
Utility Billing 541.574.0617

Hours & Directions

Due to Covid High Risk Level, access to City Hall is restricted at this time. City Hall is open Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., and closed on Fridays.
169, SW Coast Hwy, Newport, OR 97365

Frequently Asked Questions

Finance Department

Five-Year Financial Sustainability Plan for the General Fund 3-10-21

Function and Responsibilities

  • Maintain the accounting records of the City
  • Prepare the annual audit report, assisting the independent auditor with their examination of City financial records and compiling the final document
  • Oversee the details of the City's annual budget preparation and implementation
  • Manage the City's cash flow to meet operational requirements and invest idle funds in accordance with approved investment policies
  • Prepare and issue City employee payroll and file required state and federal tax reports
  • Oversee the utility billing and collection process
  • Prepare and produce payment for all City obligations through the Accounts Payable process
  • Manage the various Accounts Receivable billing and collections processes