Finance Department

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Paul Espinoza
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City of Alhambra

Finance Department

Controls the City's financial operations, including accounting, banking, billing and collections, treasury management and warehouse operations. 


  • Handles processing of business licenses, bus passes and tokens, parking citations and annual parking permits.
  • Lends free animal control traps to residents (with a deposit).
  • Develops an annual budget, working with the city manager and department heads and approval of the City Council.
  • Prepares required reports, such as State Controllers Report & Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR).
  • Oversees City's investment portfolio.
  • Finance Director serves as Treasurer/Controller of the Cal State LA Metro Link Station Authority (joint-powers authority between Alhambra, Los Angeles, Monterey Park, L.A. County, and California State University, Los Angeles).

Paul Espinoza - Director of Finance 

Ph: 626-570-5020
Fax 626-308-4868 


Parking Permits (Annual)Parking Permits (Annual)

How to obtain an Annual Overnight Parking Permit

City Fee ScheduleCity Fee Schedule

View the city's fee schedule

Paramedic Subscription Program (Annual)Paramedic Subscription Program (Annual)

Residents who are not registered in the Paramedic Subscription Program but require medical attention/transport to a local hospital can expect an average bill of $900 for each transport

Alarm System PermitAlarm System Permit

Alarm System Permit Application/Make an Alarm System/Track Renewal or False Alarm Payment

Business LicenseBusiness License

All businesses and contractors, including rental property owners, operating in the City of Alhambra need a Business License

Animal (Dog) LicenseAnimal (Dog) License

To purchase a new dog license or renew an existing dog license

Parking CitationsParking Citations

Pay for or contest a parking citation Received in the City of Alhambra

Metro Passes/Tokens & Tap CardsMetro Passes/Tokens & Tap Cards

The City of Alhambra Finance Department (City Hall first-floor) has application forms for all types of subsidized fare users. Add to your TAP card at the City's Finance Dept. counter.

Financial DocumentsFinancial Documents

View the city's financial documents

Pay a Parking TicketPay a Parking Ticket

Pay your parking ticket here

Animal Control/Cat TrapsAnimal Control/Cat Traps

All issues pertaining to animal control in the City of Alhambra (including processing animal license fees) are handled by the Los Angeles County Depaartment of Animal Care & Control

Team Members

Andrew Jaramillo

Purchasing Technician


Dean Johnson

Asst. Finance Director


Glenn Paik

Information Svcs. Mgr.


Lulu Medel

Accounting Manager


Mable Yu

Revenue Supervisor


Micky Xin

Account Clerk Parking Tickets/Cashiering


Paul Espinoza

Director of Finance


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