The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) recently 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 Sept. 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 is the 24th continuously earned by Wellington. This accolade reflects Wellington’s commitment to meeting the highest principles and best practices in governmental accounting and reporting.
The 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.