The Finance Department provides accounting, purchasing, payroll, billing, collection, debt management and cash management services for City of Keene departments. Additionally, it provides support services to the City Manager for the preparation of the annual operating budget and the six-year capital improvement program.

The Revenue office is open 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday through Friday.  Visit the Revenue office for motor vehicle registration, tax and utility (water and sewer) bill payment, miscellaneous payments, and parking ticket payment (drop-off only).  If you have questions about water or sewer bills, call 352-3239.  For all other billing questions, call 357-9801.

Contact Information

City of Keene, Finance Department
City Hall
3 Washington St.
Keene, NH 03431
(603) 352-1013


Steve Thornton, Finance Director
Merri Howe, Assistant Finance Director
Karen Gray, Fund Manager
Theresa Burke, Payroll Administrator
VACANT, Accounts Payable
Laurie Plankey, Accounts Receivable
Dennis Fisher, Account Clerk II
Christine Blake, Account Clerk II
Sherrie Curtis, Administrative Assistant I

Purchasing & Contract Services:
Jeffrey W. Titus, Purchasing & Contract Services Manager
Carlotta L. Pini, Purchasing Specialist

Revenue Collection:
Mary Alther, Revenue Collector
Robert Varnum, Deputy Revenue Collector
Lani Bixby, Account Clerk II - Water Billing Clerk
Linda Smith, Account Clerk II
Suzanne Hodgkins, Account Clerk I
Mary Steely, Account Clerk I
VACANT, Account Clerk I

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