Comptroller’s Office

 Lee Ann Wellsleeann Comptroller

Mailing Address:
City of Oneida Comptrollers Office
109 N. Main St.
Oneida, NY 13421
(315) 363-2022 Fax: (315)363-9558


Jessica Kaiser,   Deputy Comptroller
Tracy Anderson, Account Clerk
Tracy Anderson, Account Clerk

Office Hours: 8:00 – 4:00 Mon. – Thurs; 8:00 – 3:30 Friday

The City Comptroller is the Chief Fiscal Officer of the City and head of the Department of Finance. The Comptroller is responsible for:

The maintenance of the City accounting systems and records.

The payment of claims against the City 

Administration and investment of cash flow

Examination and audit of the accounts of all City officers

Providing oversight and direction as to the implementation of financial matters for the City, including planning, coordinating, administering, and evaluating investments, programs, capital budgets and debt

Plans and executes the borrowing of funds as needed for capital projects

Verifies the condition of the City’s accounts

Supervises and is responsible for the disbursement of all City funds, including payroll and assists the Mayor in preparing the annual City Budget.

The City Comptroller prepares a variety of financial and statistical reports and analyses to comply with Federal, State, and local laws, regulations, codes, and to provide pertinent information to the Mayor and the Common Council for decision making.

A Purchasing Department was created on January 1, 1967. The Comptroller serves as purchasing agent for the City and is responsible for purchasing all City materials and supplies at competitive prices. When bidding for supplies/equipment is required, the purchasing agent is responsible for advertising for bids.


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