The Finance Department has received various awards for distinguished budget presentation and excellence in financial reporting. The following represent some of these awards.
Distinguished Budget Presentation Award
The Distinguished Budget Presentation Award is presented by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA).
Nationally Recognized Guidelines
In order to receive the budget award, the City had to satisfy nationally recognized guidelines for effective budget presentation. These guidelines are designed to assess how well an entity's budget serves as a policy document, a financial plan, an operations guide, and a communications device. This is the 36th consecutive year the City has received this award.