City Receives CAFR and PAFR Finance Awards

City Receives CAFR and PAFR Finance Awards
Posted on 10/27/2020
City Receives CAFR and PAFR Finance AwardsThe City of Columbia is pleased to announce it has received two national awards from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). The first award is for Outstanding Achievement in Popular Annual Financial Reporting (PAFR) and it is the second year in a row the City of Columbia has received this award, which represents significant achievement, as the reporting must meet the standards of creativity, presentation, understandability, and reader appeal required by the GFOA.

The second award is the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting (CAFR) for fiscal year ended June 30, 2019. This award is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting and marks the 21st consecutive year the City of Columbia has received this award.