Finance Department:
(973) 340-2000 x5540
Fax: (973) 340-7539
Other Contact Information is Below
All employees of the Finance Department work together under Roy Riggitano's supervision to purchase various goods for the City of Garfield. All purchases are governed under the N.J.A.C. 40A:11.
Chief Financial Officer
Roy Riggitano (973) 340-2105
Roy Riggitano assists the City Manager in the preparation and presentation of the municipal budget. The staff consists of Accounts Payable, Payroll, Accounting, and Water Utility. Various accounting functions inclusive of Debt Management, General Capital, Water Capital, Water Utility Operating Budgets, are all prepared and administered through the Finance Department. Presentations of all fiscal matters are the responsibilities of the Chief Financial Officer.
Lori Colon x4032
Lori Colon is responsible for all Utility Accounting including, but not limited to telephones, gasoline, internet services, PSE&G, and computer services. She is also in charge of the Escrow Trust for the City of Garfield, making sure all Escrow accounts are kept up to date, invoices are paid, and funds are returned in a timely manner when the jobs are complete. 
Payroll/Budget Analysis
Shannon Tarzia x4030
Shannon Tarzia is responsible for administering all aspects of payroll for the City of Garfield. Inclusive in payroll are administration of health benefits, pension reporting, salary and wages reporting to various State and Federal Agencies. Ms. Tarzia also works under Mr. Riggitano's supervision to gather information to assist him in creating the budget documents, maintain General Ledgers, and Trust Accounting for the City of Garfield. 
Accounts Payable/Grants/Capital
Christina DiLeo x4031
Christina DiLeo is responsible for Accounts Payable, making sure all bills are processed through the Mayor and Council's bi-monthly meetings, according to the regulations set forth by the State of New Jersey. Ms. DiLeo is also responsible for administering all functions of Grant and Capital accounting, inclusive of various reporting requirements set forth by State and Federal Agencies.
Important Documents/Updates:

Listing files in 'Finance & Purchasing'