Board of Finance

Established and governed by the City Charter, the Board of Finance has been authorized with specific powers and duties related to the fiscal policies of the City. The Board is composed of six members, each of whom hold office for a 4-year term. Board members are elected by City voters in citywide elections for staggered terms; one-half of the membership is elected at each biennial municipal election.

Board Members:
Richard Freedman | Chairman (D)
Mary Lou T. Rinaldi | Vice Chair (D)
Salvatore Gabriele | Member (R)
Dudley Williams | Member (D)
Shelley Michelson | Member
David Kooris | Member


The Board holds regular meetings on the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm, unless changed by resolution. Additionally, the Mayor or any two members may call a special meeting to handle urgent business in between regular meetings.

WHERE:  Board of Finance Meeting Room on the 4th Floor of the Government Center
WHO:  Open to the public
WHAT:  Brief public commenting on any issue on the meeting agenda


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