Scottsboro Finance Department


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Scottsboro Finance

Financial Services

The finance department has several different areas of responsibility including Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Purchase Orders, Payroll, Cash Collections, Fixed Assets, Business Licenses, and Cemetery Records.


Accounts Receivable mainly includes the billing and collection of the Sanitation Department for roll off containers, this billing averages $225,000 per month. We also bill for other services on an as needed basis.


The City of Scottsboro has over 3700 items we consider fixed assets including items such as Automobiles, Equipment, Furniture, Streets, (including paving, curb and gutter, sidewalks, bridges, and tile). Scottsboro has in excess of 92 million dollars of assets we track.


Our department prepares payroll on a weekly and monthly basis for all employees of the city. Over the course of a year we pay payrolls and benefits for City Employees in excess of $11,846,000.

City of Scottsboro Financial Audits

  • The City of Scottsboro is audited by independent auditors yearly and the finance department is responsible for providing all information regarding the audit to these auditors. We believe in transparency and post each audit for viewing by the public.

View the most recent audit of the City of Scottsboro.

Or view a listing of audits that have been done for our City.

Latest Finance News

The Finance Department also handles Pet Tags.

Finance Department

Finance Director

Rick Wheeler
Finance Director
(256) 912-0500


Georgina Brizendine
(256) 912-0506

Accounts Payable

Peggy Sieb
Accounts Payable
(256) 912-0509

Monica Roden
Staff Accountant
(256) 912-0507

Revenue Officer

Shane McLemore
Revenue Officer
(256) 912-0508

City of Scottsboro

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316 S Broad Street, Scottsboro, AL 35768
Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

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