"There're several phases to this conversion," Town Controller
Reports produced by MUNIS include revenue reports and yearto- date expenditure reports.
"We printed new MUNIS reports for the current year," Pesce said.
Pesce said the MUNIS reports are currently being reviewed.
He encouraged finance board members to request formatting changes, if they desire.
"There's a lot of flexibility in printing the report in various ways," Pesce said. "We tried to come up with what we thought would be pretty user-friendly."
" We're not complaining," she said " We wanted to move to MUNIS. It's a decision we made and in the long term, it will be good."
Taxpayers approved the use of
The town and school finance departments recently consolidated, with town officials moving into the
Budgets from both entities will be reported through the MUNIS software.
The system is expected to generate savings over the long term by allowing the town to achieve efficiencies and operate with fewer staff.
According to Finance Director
He has said the costs were partially offset by
Speaking about the year-to-date expenditure report, Pesce noted that one of the ambulances is down and in need of repair.
" There's an estimate where it's going to cost approximately
Pesce thought the last time the town purchased an ambulance was two years ago, and said the next one is scheduled for a year from now.
"We're going forward with the repairs and hopefully, that will extend the life of the vehicle into next year," he said.
(c)2014 The Chronicle (Willimantic, Conn.)
Visit The Chronicle (Willimantic, Conn.) at www.thechronicle.com
Distributed by MCT Information Services