Weakley County Department of Finance
The Weakley County Department of Finance was created under the Financial Management Act of 1981, TCA § 5-21-101:129. The Department of Finance is charged with administering the finances of all funds of the various departments, agencies, and boards which are handled by the county trustee, TCA § 5-21-103.
The Department of Finance is responsible for purchasing, accounting, budgeting, payroll, cash management, and all other such financial matters of the county. Under the direction of the Director of Finance, the Department is responsible for the development and administration of the $52,186,240 Weakley County budget and the County payroll for 1212 employees totaling $24.3 million (gross) and numerous other responsibilities.