Finance Department



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The Finance Department is comprised of accounting, utility billing, customer service, and office services.  The Department is responsible for maintaining the City's financial assets and investments, as well as overseeing utility billing, payroll, accounts payable, and fixed assets.  The Department prepares the annual operating budget, the annual budget, and the annual financial report.  The Finance Director is also the City Treasurer.  The Finance Department is located at City Hall.




The Finance Director is Creighton Schmidt:  [email protected]

Creighton Schmidt









15 N. 6th Street

P.O. Box 185

Clear Lake, IA  50428

641-357-5267 (phone)

641-357-8711 (fax)


Documents and Information:



Financial Report

FY 21 Maximum Property Tax Levy Resolution
FY 22 Maximum Property Tax Levy Resolution