The Finance Department is the hub of all financial activities for the City.  Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, City Budget preparation, Municipal Court activities, water/sewer utility billing and customer service are all included in the department services. 


Municipal Court

The Judge performs his services under contract to the City of La Grande, administered by the Finance Department.

Water/Sewer Utility Billing

The Water/Sewer Utility Billing is generated in the Finance office. 

You can read the full Resolution establishing Water Rates and Fees or the Resolution establishing Sewer Charges and Fees.

Transient Room Tax Collection

The Finance Department is responsible for collecting Transient Room Tax. The links below contain information included in the Transient Room Tax Collection packet.  

Transient Room Tax Collection packet:

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Heather Rajkovich Finance Director (541) 962-1313
Rob Harnack Accountant (541) 962-1311
Kim Emerson Utility Billing Clerk (541) 962-1315
Miranda Brence Accounts Payable / Municipal Court Clerk (541) 962-1314
Kayla Brainerd Accounts Receivable / Transient Room Tax (541) 962-1313