CHAMBLEE, GA, December 15, 2015 – The Post Reports – The City of Chamblee announced Tuesday they have been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for “Excellence in Financial Reporting” by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for their 2014 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). An award of Financial Reporting Achievement has also been awarded to the City’s finance department and was presented to Travis Sims, Finance Director.
This is the second year the City has received this distinction.
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.
GFOA is a nonprofit professional association serving approximately 17,500 government finance professionals. The CAFR was judged by an impartial panel to meet the high standards of the program including demonstration of a constructive spirit of full disclosure to clearly communicate its financial story and motivate potential users and user groups to read the CAFR.