The city participates in the following Government Finance Officers Association award programs.
Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Program
The city has received this award since 2006 for its CAFR. This program encourages governments to go beyond the minimum requirements of generally accepted accounting principles and prepare a CAFR that demonstrates the spirit of transparency and full disclosure.
Popular Annual Financial Reporting Award Program
The city has received this award since 2006 for its PAFR. This program encourages governments to extract information from their CAFR and produce a report (PAFR) that is readily accessible and easily understandable to the general public.
Distinguished Budget Presentation Award Program
The city has received this award since 2009. This program encourages governments to prepare a budget document of the very highest quality that reflects both state and local guidelines, and the GFOA’s best practices.