Financial Department


The Department of Finance and Administration is responsible for all accounting, purchasing, debt management, utility billing, accounts payable, payroll, human resources and administrative functions of the city.


The major source of general fund revenue is sales tax. Total ad valorem millage is 46.21 mills.


The Department of Finance and Administration in located at City Hall, 119 W 8th Ave, Petal, MS.


City Hall: 601-545-1776

Utility Billing: 601-544-6981


Finance and Administration Staff


Melissa Martin, City Clerk


Lynn Campfield, Deputy City Clerk, Purchasing, Accounts Payable, Business License


Paula King, Human Resources, Payroll


Wanda Lee, Administrative Assistant, Civic Center Coordinator


Angel Dye, Utility Office Manager, Utility Billing/Collections