The Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) is a 5-year plan that identifies major county-wide capital projects, such as upgrades to county facilities, park and trail improvements, road maintenance, and equipment purchases.
Annually, Stearns County reviews and prepares budget and finance documents. This is to assure effective, fair and accurate County fiscal planning and spending.
View and download the current County Fee Schedule.
The Finance Division is responsible for preparing the County's annual financial statement. The Finance Division handles the filing receipts for all revenues and bills, and processing all payroll deductions and employee benefits.
View Stearns County financial reports for the last several years.
Through the Stearns County Financial Transparency Portal, users can view past year’s budgets and actuals as well as preliminarily approved budget information.
The Treasurer's Office is responsible for the cash management and investment of all County funds which includes monitoring cash flow and collateral requirements.