City of Gillette Finance Division receives Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting
Award presented by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada
At the Tuesday, January 7th, City Council meeting, the City of Gillette's Finance Division was awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR).
The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting, and its attainment represents a significant accomplishment by a government and its management.
An Award of Financial Reporting Achievement has been awarded to the individual(s), department or agency designated by the government as primarily responsible for preparing the award-winning CAFR. This has been presented to:
FINANCE DIVISION, City of Gillette
The CAFR has been judged by an impartial panel to meet the high standards of the program including demonstrating a constructive "spirit of full disclosure" to clearly communicate its financial story and motivate potential users and user groups to read the CAFR.
The GFOA is a non-profit professional association serving approximately 17,500 government finance professionals with offices in Chicago, IL, and Washington, D.C.
For more information on the Government Finance Officers Association contact Stephen Gauthier at (312) 977-9700.
For more information on the City of Gillette contact Public Information Officer Joe Lunne at (307) 686-5393.