Local Government

Local Official Toolkit for Financial Management in 2020 and Beyond

Local government and school district leaders are faced with unprecedented challenges in the wake of the pandemic, including simultaneously managing the public health response and the budgetary impacts of the financial crisis. On the Financial Toolkit for Local Officials page we have provided links to guidance, tools, training and reports available on the Division’s web pages to assist you during these troubling times.


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DiNapoli Announces Fiscal Stress Scores

September 22, 2021

Thirty local governments in New York State ended 2020 in some form of fiscal stress, State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli announced today. The communities were identified by the Comptroller’s Fiscal Stress Monitoring System (FSMS).

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