|Congratulations are in order to the Budget and Analysis Division of Chula Vista’s Finance Department who has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA). This award is the highest form of recognition in governmental budgeting and must meet strict criteria for budget presentation including a policy document, a financial plan, an operations guide and communications device.
The City of Chula Vista’s Finance Department has been awarded the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award eight times. Finance Director Maria Kachadoorian also accepted the Certificate of Recognition for Budget Presentation on behalf of the Finance Department.
According to the GFOA, award recipients have pioneered efforts to improve the quality of budgeting and provide an excellent example for other governments throughout North America. The GFOA is a nonprofit professional association serving nearly 17,800 government finance professionals. The Distinguished Budget Presentation Awards Program is the only national awards program in governmental budgeting.
Posted: January 30, 2014