Wellington Earns Top Honors for CAFR 2019


Wellington Earns Top Honors for CAFR, 24 Years Running

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) awarded the Village of Wellington the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR) for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2019.

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.

This year’s Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting is the 24th  continuously earned.    This accolade reflects Wellington’s commitment to meeting the highest principles and best practices in governmental accounting and reporting.

Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) advances excellence in government finance by providing best practices, professional development, resources, and practical research for more than 21,000 members and the communities they serve.

The CAFR, along with all financial reports, including the Budget, external audit reports, and PAFR’s, are available upon request from Wellington.

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