Treasurer & Purchasing

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The Treasurer’s Office provides comprehensive financial management to the City of Rome.

The Department’s major functions are:
  • Tax Billing and Collection
  • Accounting & Finance Reporting
  • City-wide Financial Activities
  • Disbursements
  • Payroll
  • Budgeting
  • Financial Policy & Administration
  • Revenue Collections
Information about the Treasurer’s Office:
  • Fiscal Year: January 1 to December 31
  • Credit Rating: Standard & Poor’s Rating – A+
  • Credit Rating: Moody’s Investors Services, Inc – A1
  • Financial Advisor: Fiscal Advisors & Marketing, Inc., Syracuse, NY
  • Bond Counsel: Bond, Schoneck & King, PLLC, Syracuse, NY
  • Independent Auditor: D’Arcangelo & Co., LLP

2024 Capital Improvement Plan
2023 Capital Improvement Plan
2022 Capital Improvement Plan
2021 Capital Improvement Plan
2020 Capital Improvement Plan
2019 Capital Improvement Plan
Property Taxes Schedule
Purchasing Department Policy & Procedure Manual

The City of Rome Purchasing department is responsible for the purchase of all materials, supplies and equipment required by the City.

Purchases are executed following the City’s charter procedures as well as New York State law. This involves processing purchase requisitions, purchase orders, preparing specifications for contracts, conducting the competitive bidding process and awarding contracts.

Purchasing is also responsible for the proper disposal of the surplus material owned by the City.  The City of Rome sells its surplus materials and equipment on eBay.

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RFP, RFB, and RFQ Documents:

RFB-2024-004: Woodhaven Complete Streets
RFB-2024-012: Tree Removal Services for Trees Located in the City of Rome, NY (Private Sector)
RFB-2024-013: Tree Removal Services for Trees Located in the City of Rome, NY (Public Sector)
RFB-2024-016: 504 N. James Street Commercial Facade Improvements
Recently Awarded RFP and RFB
Current, Proposed and Past Budgets for Download

City Treasurer & Purchasing Contact Information:

198 N. Washington Street
Rome, NY 13440
Phone: (315) 339-7690
Fax: (315) 838-1165
Hours of Operation: 8:30am to 4:30pm

Brian Adams
City Treasurer
Email: Brian Adams


R. Wesley Slaght
Deputy Treasurer 
Phone: (315) 339-7680

Email: R. Wesley Slaght

Jason Seymour

Senior Tax Clerk
Phone: (315) 339-7690

Email: Jason Seymour

Kim Goodrich
Payroll Coordinator
Phone: (315) 339-7682

Email: Kim Goodrich

Jennifer Gleasman
Finance Clerk/Purchasing Agent
Phone: (315) 339-7651

Email: Jenn Gleasman

Justice Warner
Tax Clerk
Phone: (315) 339-7689

Email: Justice Warner

Judy Zawisza-Kessler

Payroll Manager
Phone: (315) 838-1705

Email: Judy Zawisza-Kessler

Liz Gilbert
Accounts Payable
Phone: (315) 339-7631

Email: Liz Gilbert

Tim Clemons
Phone: (315) 339-7688

Email: Tim Clemons