City HallThe Finance Department is responsible for the general accounting for the Town of Morehead City.

This includes:

  • Administering financial policies and procedures
  • Assisting in the budget preparation and monitoring
  • Calculating and disbursing wages to employees
  • Capital asset accounting
  • Disbursing all payments to vendors for goods and services
  • Investing Town funds and managing cash flow
  • Managing the external audit process and administering Town "business" insurance
  • Managing Town debt
  • Performing accounting for all departments and funds
  • Reporting of budgetary, financial & grant information

Attention Morehead City Vendors

In compliance with the North Carolina General Statutes, all purchases must be authorized. Evidence of authorization is a numbered purchase order.

The City requires an invoice to be submitted to finance 10 days prior to the payment date.