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All departments within the City of Asheville are operating. The Internal Audit office is working remotely.

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The mission of the Internal Audit function is to promote efficient, effective, and accountable city government. The office conducts financial, operational and compliance audits of all City departments, divisions and programs. This information is intended to assist in the control of operations, the overall control of assets, and the effectiveness of the system of internal controls.

Internal Audit Policy


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Contact Information


For more information, contact Tony McDowell, Finance Director, at  828-259-5635.