Town Receives 5th Consecutive GFOA Budget Award
November 24, 2014
The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) is pleased to announce that the Town of Northborough, Massachusetts has received the GFOA’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its Fiscal Year 2015 budget.
The award represents a significant achievement by the Town. It reflects the commitment of the governing body and staff to meeting the highest principles of governmental budgeting. In order to receive the budget award, the Town had to satisfy nationally recognized guidelines for effective budget presentation. These guidelines are designed to assess how well an entity’s budget serves as:
- a policy document
- a financial plan
- an operations guide
- a communications device