Town of Hinesville Receives Award for Money Reporting

HINESVILLE, Ga. (Jan. 15, 2021) – Recently, the Govt Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Fiscal Reporting to the Metropolis of Hinesville for its Comprehensive Yearly Economic Report (CAFR) for the fiscal yr that ended Oct. 31, 2019. A Certification of Accomplishment for Excellence is the greatest kind of recognition in the spot of governmental accounting and economic reporting. Its attainment signifies a sizeable accomplishment by a nearby federal government and its management. In buy to acquire this award, a authorities have to publish an easily readable and effectively organized detailed annual report. The report need to satisfy frequently accepted accounting rules and relevant authorized necessities. “As evidence by this award, we, at the Metropolis of Hinesville, are dedicated to working a fiscally accountable and transparent govt that delivers high quality solutions to our citizens,” stated City Manager Kenneth Howard. Receipt of the Certification of Accomplishment for Excellence marks the 15th year that the Metropolis has been identified by GFOA for excellence in economic reporting. The City’s Finance Department, which prepares the CAFR, manages all monetary means for the municipality and safeguards property by way of ideal controls and accounting techniques. The Office is accountable for the City’s accounting, getting, accounts payable and budgeting. To see the 2019 CAFR, take a look at