Financial Advisory Commission

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***** VACANCY *****


The City of La Quinta is looking for interested citizens to fill a vacancy on the Financial Advisory Commission (FAC) for an unexpired term ending June 30, 2022. Applicants must be a resident of La Quinta and a registered voter.

Please submit your application to the Clerk's Office. You will be contacted to confirm an interview date that will take place during an upcoming City Council Meeting once the date has been confirmed.  Applicants must be present for consideration.
For more information you may contact Tania Flores at (760) 777 - 7016.

For an Application to serve on the FAC, click here.


The Investment Advisory Board (IAB) was established in 1993,  had a name change in 2017 to the Financial Advisory Commission (FAC), is coordinated by the Finance Department (760) 777-7150, and is comprised of seven members appointed by the City Council. The day and place of the FAC meetings for upcoming fiscal years is established at the last regularly scheduled meeting of each fiscal year. The principal functions of the FAC are: (1) review at least annually the city's investment policy and recommend appropriate changes; (2) review monthly treasury reports and note compliance with the investment policy and adequacy of cash and investments for anticipated obligations; (3) receive and consider other reports provided by the city treasurer; (4) meet with the independent auditor after completion of the annual audit of the city's financial statements, and receive and consider the auditor's comments on auditing procedures, internal controls, and findings for cash and investment activities; (5) review annually the revenue derived from the one percent (1%) transactions and use tax instituted by voters in November 2016 to ensure these funds are used to provide services, programs and capital projects in the City of La Quinta, and (6) serve as a resource for the city treasurer on matters such as proposed investments, internal controls, use of change of financial institutions, custodians, brokers and dealers. 

For more information about the FAC contact us at or (760) 777-7150.

Applications are accepted all year long and kept on file in the Clerk's office until a vacancy needs to be filled. For an Application to serve on the FAC, click here.  For a current list of Commission Members, click here.

The Minutes for the FAC meetings will not be available until they have been approved at the next regular meeting.

The meeting agendas are typically available not less than 72 hours prior to each meeting and may be downloaded by clicking on one of the Event links below.  The City reserves the right to make changes to the order of items listed on the agenda.

For signed copies of staff reports, as well as any accompanying attachments, you may contact the Finance Department at (760) 777-7150 or 


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Investment Advisory Board Meeting

Investment Advisory Board Meeting


Finance Conference Room
78 495 Calle Tampico La Quinta, CA 92253
May 9, 2007 4:30 P.M.

Click here to view a copy of the minutes after they have been approved.

I.        CALL TO ORDER 
            a. Pledge of Allegiance 
            b. Roll Call

II.       PUBLIC COMMENT (This is the time set aside for public comment
           on any matter not scheduled on the agenda.)



           A. Approval of Minutes of Meeting on April 11, 2007 for the Investment Advisory Board.


            A. Transmittal of Treasury Report for March 2007 

            B. Continued Consideration of Fiscal Year 2007/08 Investment Policies


            A. Month End Cash Report and other selected Financial Data - April 2007 

            B. Pooled Money Investment Board Reports on Hand for Review – February 2007



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