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City Treasurer

Shallow     Amber Shallow - City Treasurer
     Phone: 920-487-5203 | Fax: 920-487-3499
     Email: amber.shallow@algomacity.org

     Mailing Address: 416 Fremont Street, Algoma, WI 54201

     Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


The City Treasurer is responsible for providing professional financial management services as mandated by state statute and required by the Common Council, the Mayor, City Departments, and other governmental units.  The Treasurer facilitates the annual citywide budget process, including the five-year capital improvement plan, the City's needs for borrowing, investing and banking, offers guidance on the financial aspects of new development, and provides financial management, billing, administers several state and federal grants and oversees the City's purchasing activities to optimally utilize taxpayers dollars. 

Principal Objectives of the Finance Department include: maintaining a sound credit rating in the financial community and assure taxpayers that the City is well managed by using prudent financial management practices and maintaining a sound fiscal condition; accurately recording financial transactions and provide centralized accounting services to City departments in order to verify their public purpose and compliance with the various sections of the ordinances and budget; and providing knowledgeable courteous customer service to all individuals who contact the City with questions and/or complaints.