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Maintaining the financial health of the City

Financial Administration manages the fiscal affairs of the City of Sarasota. This includes the day-to-day management of central financial functions such as budgeting, investments, revenue collection, cash management, debt administration and financial reporting. The department provides timely, practical and appropriate financial information and analysis to City management in order to promote informed decisions regarding the efficient and effective use of the City's financial resources.


The information on this website does not and should not be considered an offer to buy or sell securities. In connection with certain outstanding public bond issues of the City of Sarasota, Florida (the "City"), the City files, or causes to be filed, its official statements, its audited financial statements, certain operating data and financial information, and occasional voluntary notices on the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board's Electronic Municipal Market Access ("EMMA") system which can be accessed at The information on EMMA and this website is for informational purposes only, and does not include all information which may be of interest to a potential investor, nor does it purport to present full and fair disclosure within the meaning of the applicable securities laws. Such information about the City is only accurate as of its date, and the City undertakes no obligation to update such information beyond its date. No representation is being made that there has not been a change in the affairs of the City since such date. Such information is subject to change without notice and posting of other information on the website does not imply that there has been no change in the affairs of the City since the date of such information. The updating or lack of updating of any information contained on EMMA or this website should not be considered to convey a complete picture of the affairs of the City. Such information concerning past performance should not be relied upon as a forecast of future performance. Third party information is believed to be reliable; however, the City takes no responsibility for its accuracy.


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City of Sarasota Financial Administration
1565 1st Street
Sarasota, FL 34236

Telephone: (941) 954-4185
Fax: (941) 954-4189

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City of Sarasota address: 1565 1st Street, Sarasota, FL, 34236,

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