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Finance Department

The Finance Department consists of six divisions under the direction of the Finance Director. The Divisions are Accounting, Purchasing, Tax Assessor, Tax Collector and Disbursements, Personnel and Payroll, and the Data Processing Division.


To provide accurate and reliable financial reporting to the Mayor and his Administration,
Pawtucket City Council and it's Committees, External Auditors, R.I. Department of Municipal Affairs, Bond Creditors, Taxpayers and Residents, and the General Public.

Director of Finance

The Director of Finance is responsible for: payment of salaries, fees, and invoices; collection of revenue and taxes; financial regulations and procedures; providing sound financial advice and information; preparation of annual budgets; review financial systems and procedures; and ensuring the City of Pawtucket's accounts, funds, and financial affairs comply with statutory requirements and generally accepted accounting principles.

Finance Director 
Joanna L’Heureux : Extension 244

Deputy Finance Director 
Jeannine Bourski : Extension 228

Chief Accountant
Jennifer Legner : Extension 256


Pawtucket City Hall 
137 Roosevelt Avenue
2nd Floor Room 203
Pawtucket, RI 02860

Phone Numbers

City Hall Main Number: (401) 728-0500

Finance Fax: (401) 727-4820

Pawtucket's Police Explorers Program Kicks-Off

  • March 13, 2018
  • Press Release

This year marks the start of the City of Pawtucket’s Police Explorers. The program is something Police Chief Tina Goncalves and Mayor Grebien have been excited to get underway and are even happier to...  Read More >

City Speak
"The birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution, Pawtucket is poised to undergo a 21st century evolution into Rhode Island's premier arts and cultural destination, an ideal community to live, work, play, start a business and raise a family."

- Mayor Donald R. Grebien

New Event

The City of Pawtucket Partners with Mixed Magic Theatre to Recognize Black History Month with a Community Event

  • February 21, 2018
  • Event

To honor and close out Black History Month in Pawtucket, the City of Pawtucket and the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts has partnered with Mixed Magic Theatre to present a full reading of...  Read More >