Wellington Financial Report Wins Award

The Government Finance Officers Association recently announced that the Village of Wellington has received GFOA’s Award for Outstanding Achievement in Popular Annual Financial Reporting (PAFR) award.

This award represents a significant achievement by Wellington. In order to be eligible for this award, Wellington submitted its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR) to GFOA’s Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Program and received the CAFR award for the current fiscal year. Each eligible report is reviewed by judges who evaluate the report based on the following categories: reader appeal, understandability, distribution methods, creativity and other elements.

Wellington has received this award for the last six consecutive years. The GFOA advances excellence in government finance by providing best practices, professional development, resources and practical research for its members and the communities they serve.