Finance Department

City Treasurer

The City Treasurer is the custodian of the municipal treasury. They invest monies in his/her custody and submit a monthly report to the governing body, monitors all collateral pledged to the municipality, and makes payments on outstanding general obligation/revenue bonds and coupons.

Moore Sales Tax

On November 3, 2020, voters approved the renewal of a temporary ¼ cent sales tax. The extension of the sales tax shall be limited to a period of four (4) years, commencing April 1, 2021, and ending March 31, 2025. All revenues and proceeds from the ¼ cent sales tax shall be used for existing parks and recreation facilities and the Moore Public Works Authority.

The sales tax in Moore, charged on purchases, is currently 8.5%. Of this amount the city receives 3.875%, the state 4.5% and Cleveland County 0.125%. If you have questions about sales tax, please call the Moore City Clerk’s Office at 405-793-5020.

Sales taxes and general obligation bonds are critical to every aspect of life in Moore. That's why it's important to understand the differences between these two important sources of revenue and how they are used.

Purchasing

The Purchasing Division helps the City’s Departments prepare, manage and respond to competitive bids for items and services. The Accounts Payable Section processes vendor payments for the City.

Accounting

The City’s Accounting Department is responsible for many of the financial functions of the City. The Department includes the following divisions:

  • Accounts payable
  • Payroll
  • Utility billing
  • Customer service

All divisions of the Accounting Department reside on the first floor of City Hall. Customer Service counter hours are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.