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York Daily Record
Audit flags Eastern York fund balance dropbalance of $1.7 million was 4.2 percent of the district's expenses, which is le
Audit flags Eastern York fund balance drop
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
balance of $1.7 million was 4.2 percent of the district's expenses, which is less than the 10 percent recommended by the Government Finance Officers Association, according to the audit. The district has a policy saying it will try to keep its... Read more
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Calgary Sun
City's rainy day fund continues to swellexpenses, but in 2007, city council decided the fund should be at least 5%, wit
City's rainy day fund continues to swell
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
expenses, but in 2007, city council decided the fund should be at least 5%, with an ideal target of 15%, in line with Government Finance Officers Association practices. Chabot, a member of the finance committee, said based on those... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
City wins recognition for municipal financeThe city of Monroe has been recognized for outstanding work in municipal financ
City wins recognition for municipal finance
The Toledo Blade / Posted 6 days ago
The city of Monroe has been recognized for outstanding work in municipal finance by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada. A certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting has been been awarded... Read more
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Accounting Today
Muni Tax Exemption Risks Becoming Target as Ownership Narrowsthe tax exemption. Representatives of the National Association of State Treasu
Muni Tax Exemption Risks Becoming Target as Ownership Narrows
Accounting Today / Posted 9 days ago
the tax exemption. Representatives of the National Association of State Treasurers, the Bond Dealers of America and the Government Finance Officers Association questioned the paper’s conclusion, saying it ignored a vital constituency for the tax... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
City of Monroe cited for financial workThe City of Monroe has been recognized for its work in the field of municipal f
City of Monroe cited for financial work
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 13 days ago
The City of Monroe has been recognized for its work in the field of municipal finance by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada. The city received a certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
County finance department excels againMembers of the Davidson County Finance Department earned another year of distin
County finance department excels again
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
Members of the Davidson County Finance Department earned another year of distinction in the eyes of the Government Finance Officers Association, who recently awarded the department with its 28th consecutive Certificate of Achievement for Excellence... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
County finance department excels againMembers of the Davidson County Finance Department earned another year of distin
County finance department excels again
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
Members of the Davidson County Finance Department earned another year of distinction in the eyes of the Government Finance Officers Association, who recently awarded the department with its 28th consecutive Certificate of Achievement for Excellence... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton Mayor Sal Panto Jr. calls special meeting to appoint new City Administrator this afternoonbegan advertising for a new administrator in March, posting the position to the
Easton Mayor Sal Panto Jr. calls special meeting to appoint new City Administrator this afternoon
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
began advertising for a new administrator in March, posting the position to the city's website and websites for the Government Finance Officers' Association, National League of Cities and the Pennsylvania Municipal League. Applicants had... Read more
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The Advocate
St. Tammany turnover trips up some tongues, and other area political newshe left office, Sheriff Jack Strain sent out a final news release, saying he wa
St. Tammany turnover trips up some tongues, and other area political news
The Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
he left office, Sheriff Jack Strain sent out a final news release, saying he was “extremely proud to announce” that the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada had awarded the St. Tammany Sheriff’s Office a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh on course for $15 million budget surplus in 2016, Controller saysfinances contained in a Comprehensive Annual Financial Report released earlier
Pittsburgh on course for $15 million budget surplus in 2016, Controller says
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
finances contained in a Comprehensive Annual Financial Report released earlier in the year. The PAFR recommended by the Government Finance Officers Association is designed to be more accessible and understandable for people without a background... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
DeHart: Put a like-new shine on you curbside binsince its first bottle release in 1991. Double gold was also won for their 2012
DeHart: Put a like-new shine on you curbside bin
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 25 days ago
since its first bottle release in 1991. Double gold was also won for their 2012 Cabernet. The City of Kelowna received the Government Finance Officers Association Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the fiscal year beginning Jan. 1, 2015.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore City Hall book club lets employees share ideas about leadership, teamworkwhich coupled various city database to provide measurable indicators for citywi
Baltimore City Hall book club lets employees share ideas about leadership, teamwork
Baltimore Sun / Posted 29 days ago
which coupled various city database to provide measurable indicators for citywide goals. In May, OutcomeStat won the Government Finance Officers Association 2017 Award for Excellence in Government Finance, Management and Service Delivery. The... Read more
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The Shawnee News-Star
Shawnee City Commissioners amend codeShawnee finance director, said, “We currently capitalize assets over $2,500 and
Shawnee City Commissioners amend code
The Shawnee News-Star / Posted 30 days ago
Shawnee finance director, said, “We currently capitalize assets over $2,500 and it is the recommendation of the GFOA (Government Finance Officers Association) that we increase the threshold to $7,500. At this time staff feels more comfortable... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Kids resiliency program approvedin Baxter, Host stated. The city was awarded the certificate of achievement for
Baxter City Council: Kids resiliency program approved
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 30 days ago
in Baxter, Host stated. The city was awarded the certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association for 2014 financial statements. Finance Director Jeremy Vacinek and Assistant Finance... Read more

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