All funds obtained by a conservation district, regardless of the source, are public funds, whether they come from public or private sources including grants. Directors have a fiduciary responsibility to ensure that these public funds are expended in a proper and lawful manner.
Commonly requested examples relating to financial management are available below. These are samples of other districts' work and are not recommendations. Any examples downloaded will need to be customized and edited to your district's needs. Additional examples may be available by contacting the SWCD Program.
District Loan Authorization Procedure
Fact sheet: Financial Management
SWCD financial management example Document
Financial Management Resolution
Financial Policies & Procedures