City of Grosse Pointe Farms

Financial Services


The Financial Services for the City of Grosse Pointe Farms are provided by the four department divisions of Finance, Treasury, Assessing and Utility Billing.  

The Finance Department is responsible for all financial and budgeting processes of the City.  Finance provides internal services including payroll, employee benefit administration and accounting, as well as external services including vendor payments and financial reporting.

The Treasury Department is responsible for collecting and reporting all revenue received by the City, including property taxes.  The Treasury Department also issues dog licenses.

The Assessing Department establishes and maintains records of property assessments and taxable valuations for land, buildings and personal property in the City. 

Utility Billing
The Utility Billing Division monitors usage and invoices customers for water, sewer and recycling services.

Online Bill Payment and Services
Through this website, the City offers various tools to obtain information, make payments and conduct other business online in a secure environment.  From paying a tax or utility bill, to searching for property information, to applying for a permit, many options are available to help you complete your business with the City at any time and from wherever you may be.

Tim Rowland
Finance Director/Treasurer/Controller
Ph: (313) 885-6600