The Office of the Controller establishes, maintains and enforces the City’s accounting policies, practices, and procedures. The Office of the Controller is also responsible for ensuring the City of Detroit meets all financial reporting requirements and is accountable for the integrity of the financial system and controls. This office includes the Administration Division, Financial Reporting Division, Bank Reconciliation Division, Grant Accounting Division, Accounts Payable Division, Payroll Division, and Risk Management Division.

Key Staff

Eric Higgs, Deputy CFO/ Chief Accounting Officer
Karen Scott, Administrative Assistant

Contact Information

Office of the CFO – Office of the Controller
Coleman A. Young Municipal Center
2 Woodward Avenue - Suite 810
Detroit, MI 48226

(313) 224-9709

8:00 am – 4:00 pm, weekdays.