The City of Longwood Financial Services Department is managed by Judith Rosado, Director of Financial Services. The Director supervises the areas of Finance, Purchasing, and Utility Billing. These divisions are responsible for managing the City’s resources in an effective and efficient manner
The Financial Service Department is committed to providing fiscally responsible management, appropriate internal control, and cooperative guidance to City Staff, the City Commission, and the Citizens of Longwood.
The Financial Services Department administers Accounting, Debt Management, Grant Compliance, Financial Reporting, Budgeting, Treasury Management, Procurement, Fixed Assets, and Financial Planning.
In addition, the department coordinates the preparation of the Annual Budget, monitors budget compliance, coordinates the annual audit conducted by an external independent audit firm.
Longwood is proud to be recognized by the Government Finance Officers Association for excellence in financial reporting for its thorough preparation of the City’s Annual Comprehensive Financial Report.
The city of Longwood was awarded the Distinguished Budget Award by GFOA in October 2021.