The Finance Department
The Finance Department has the overall responsibility for all accounting and finance matters relating to the City. This responsibility is discharged in accordance with the federal and state regulations, the City Charter, Ordinances enacted by the City Commission, directives from the City Manager, and consistent with Governmental Accounting and Financial Reporting Standards as established by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board.
Municipal Energy Usage for Calendar Year 2015
The City of Mercedes Purchases Natural Gas from Texas Gas Service. In Calendar Year 2015, the City of Mercedes Purchased a total 0 thousand cubic feet (MFC) of Natural Gas.
The City purchases electricity from GEXA Energy. In the Calendar Year 2015, the City purchased a total of 6,009,040 Kilowatt Hours.
The City purchases water from the City of Mercedes. In the Calendar Year 2015, the City purchased a total of 4,932,800 gallons of water.
The total cost of Natural Gas, Electricity, and Water purchased by the City in the Calendar Year 2015 is $833,544.952018-2019 Proposed Budget