Timothy “Brandon” Burton
City Clerk (Finance/Accounts Payable/Benefits)
Alex Cook (Business License Manager)
Shelly Murphree (HTAX Coordinator)
Welcome to the City Administrator & City Clerk section.
The Administrator provides assistance to the Mayor and Council.
The administrator is responsible for the day-to-day operations and exercises supervision over all municipal employees either directly or through Department Heads.
Assures that assigned areas of responsibility are performed with the budget by providing financial advice; monitors revenues and expenditures, and prepares and submits a preliminary annual City budget.
Provides the public with Information about the City of Walhalla’s operating budget and audited financial statements, adopted city ordinances and other pertinent information.
Establishes and maintains internal control and makes sure all State and Local Ordinances are followed. Serves as public information officer and FOIA coordinator and oversees the procurement process.
The City Clerk provides council with financial reports, ensures accounts are paid, provides employees with benefit information, on-boards employees, processes payroll, maintains the city’s transaction register. The city clerk is also responsible for insurance and claims.
Administration also oversees the Business License and Hospitality Tax programs with help from the utility billing staff.