The city’s Finance Department is established under the City Charter Article VI and as such oversees all fiscal matters of the City of Highland Heights. The Finance Department is responsible for:
  • Administration of employee benefits
  • All payroll functions
  • Collection of revenues and timely payment of city liabilities
  • Investment of city funds
  • Management of debt
City Accounting
The City of Highland Heights maintains its books on cash basis throughout the year. At year-end, the city converts to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
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Additional Information

The City of Highland Heights posts certain links to historical information concerning the city and its finances on this website. However, information about the city and its finances is subject to constant change. Please contact the Finance Department at 440-442-7404 to answer questions that cannot be obtained from these links.

Audit Reports

Audit reports for the City of Highland Heights are available online at the Ohio State Auditor's website.

Financial Statements