Home | Classifieds | Place an ad | Obituaries | Public Notices | Galleries | Opinions | Real Estate Search | 928 Media Lab | Contact Us | Subscribe
Prescott Valley Tribune | Prescott Valley, Arizona

home : milestones : milestones February 5, 2016


3/5/2014 10:10:00 AM
Town gets another distinguished budget award
Lucky 13!
Special to the Tribune


For the thirteenth year, the Town of Prescott Valley has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association.

The national award is the highest form of recognition in government budgeting. To receive it, the Town had to adhere to recognized guidelines for effective government budget presentation.

The guidelines assess how well the Town's budget serves as a policy document, a financial plan, an operations guide and a communications device.

To receive the award, the Town was required to earn a Proficient rating in all four categories, and 14 mandatory criteria within the categories.

GFOA also recognized Prescott Valley Management Services Director Bill Kauppi as the individual primarily responsible for the award.

"Prescott Valley is proud to have earned this award for 13 years running. It shows the Town's commitment to sound financial practices," Kauppi said.

Mayor Harvey Skoog said he is proud of Prescott Valley's achievement.

"Accomplishing a readable and understandable budget document is very important. It is an honor when an outside agency confirms that this objective has been reached.

It also indicates a commitment on the part of staff to provide clear information to our constituents about the fiscal condition of the Town," he said.

The Government Finance Officers Association is a nonprofit association serving more than 17,800 government finance professionals in North America.

The GFOA's Distinguished Budget Presentation recognition is the only national awards program in governmental budgeting.


    Most Viewed     Recently Commented
•   Bradshaw ready to compete for students (413 views)

•   University leaves Prescott Valley (322 views)

•   Prescott Valley closes Fain Park (216 views)

•   PV schools earn bragging rights (214 views)

•   Starbucks among new businesses near Kohl's (212 views)





Article Comment Submission Form
Comments are not posted immediately. Submissions must adhere to our Use of Service Terms of Use agreement. Rambling or nonsensical comments may not be posted. Comments are limited to Facebook character limits. In order for us to reasonably manage this feature we may limit excessive comment entries.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Required
Last Name:
Required
Telephone:
Required
Email:
Required
Comment:
Required
Passcode:
Required
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.
   


Advanced Search

HSE - We want to hear from you
Find more about Weather in Prescott Valley, AZ
Click for weather forecast





Find It Features Blogs Milestones Extras Submit Other Publications Local Listings
Classifieds | Place an ad | Public Notices | Galleries | Opinions | Real Estate Search | Contact Us | Subscribe | e-newsletter | RSS | Site Map
LB - Favour & Wilhelmsen Probate

© Copyright 2016 Prescott Newspapers, Inc. The Prescott Valley Tribune is the information source for Prescott Valley area communities in Northern Arizona. Original content may not be reprinted or distributed without the written permission of Prescott Newspapers, Inc. Prescott Newspapers Online is a service of Prescott Newspapers, Inc. By using the Site, pvtrib.com ®, you agree to abide and be bound by the Site's terms of use and Privacy Policy, which prohibit commercial use of any information on the Site. Click here to submit your questions, comments or suggestions. Prescott Newspapers Online is a proud publication of Western News&Info Inc.® All Rights Reserved.

Software © 1998-2016 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved