The City of Beaumont has been in the news recently after controversies surrounding the City’s management staff surfaced in May of 2015. After an audit by the State Controller’s office, it has been found that under prior leadership, the City failed to account for transactions of $626 million in bond funds.
The City of Patterson, California has engaged Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) Public Management Group to provide interim staffing for its Finance Director position. Vanessa Burke, former Stockton CFO and managing principal of the UFI Public Management Group, will fill this role and assist with a permanent recruitment. The City of Patterson, California is located in […]
As a member of the bankruptcy team in the City of San Bernardino, UFI performed the fiscal analysis for annexation into the San Bernardino County Fire Authority. The City Council voted in late August to dissolve the Fire Department to help ensure long-term financial sustainability of the City. Click here to read about it in […]
After serving the City of Stockton since 2011, Vanessa Burke, CPA has joined the Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) team as Managing Principal for the Public Management Group. Ms. Burke has built a reputation of sound leadership and decisive action in the face of difficult financial circumstances. The ability to facilitate organizational change and to access […]
Scott Miller, Ph.D. joins the Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) team, adding great depth to the UFI staff. Scott is the former Administrative Services Director and Chief Financial Officer for the City of Beverly Hills. In addition to his work in Beverly Hills Scott has also worked as the CFO and Director of Finance and Administrative […]
Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) CEO Michael Busch has announced the restructuring of UFI to align with the growing portfolios of services offered. For the past four decades UFI has been serving public agencies with financial advisory, strategic planning, financial analysis and management consulting services. Following a proven track record of success, UFI has developed three […]
PLUS was created to address the need of the public sector to work with the private real estate development community.
The Urban Futures family of companies is proud to announce their support of the California City Manager Foundation (CCMF).
Urban Futures, Inc. Financial Group recently completed an Economic Development Strategic Plan for the city of Ceres, California.
Urban Futures, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of John Phan as Principal in the firm’s Southern California Office. Mr. Phan joins UFI after working exclusively as an investment banker in public finance for 13 years. Mr. Phan provides financial plan development, transaction oversight and other advisor services for private higher education, municipalities, special […]