flood alert

City offices have reopened, but all city parks remain closed until further notice. 

Visit for important information, phone numbers & post-storm tips.

Visit for the latest updates on storm debris collection.

Visit for updates on road conditions from the NCDOT.

Business with the City

Financial Management

The Financial Management division of the Finance Department focuses on the City’s financial services, including debt issuance and administration, cash and investments management, payroll, accounts payable, financial reporting and accounting, grants administration, and capital assets tracking.

Revenue and Collections

A History of Excellence

GFOA has awarded the City of Wilmington a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its comprehensive annual financial report, consecutively, since 1984. Due to the City's low debt ratio, sound financial management and strong local economy, the City has "AAA" bond ratings from the leading bond rating agencies.

  • Moody's - Aaa
  • Standard & Poor's - AAA
  • Fitch ICBA - AAA


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