For Immediate Release: May 21, 2010
Goodyear's Finance Department earns
top award for excellence
ARIZ. (May 21, 2010)
For the second consecutive year, Goodyear's Finance Department received the
prestigious Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by
the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada.
The GFOA presented this award to the City of Goodyear for its comprehensive
annual financial report (CAFR).
Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of
governmental accounting and financial reporting, and earning it represents a
significant accomplishment by the City of Goodyear Finance Department and its
CAFR submitted by Goodyear met the high standards of the program and
demonstrated a constructive spirit of full disclosure, clearly communicating
the City's financial story and motivating potential users and groups to read
the report itself.