Town of Hinesville Receives Award for Financial Reporting

HINESVILLE, Ga. (Jan. 15, 2021) – Recently, the Govt Finance Officers Affiliation of the United States and Canada (GFOA) awarded a Certification of Accomplishment for Excellence in Monetary Reporting to the Town of Hinesville for its Extensive Yearly Fiscal Report (CAFR) for the fiscal 12 months that finished Oct. 31, 2019. A Certificate of Achievement for Excellence is the highest type of recognition in the space of governmental accounting and financial reporting. Its attainment represents a important accomplishment by a community govt and its management. In purchase to obtain this award, a governing administration will have to publish an easily readable and effectively structured complete once-a-year report. The report must fulfill normally recognized accounting principles and applicable lawful specifications. “As proof by this award, we, at the Metropolis of Hinesville, are dedicated to functioning a fiscally dependable and clear govt that offers excellent expert services to our citizens,” stated City Supervisor Kenneth Howard. Receipt of the Certificate of Accomplishment for Excellence marks the 15th calendar year that the Metropolis has been acknowledged by GFOA for excellence in financial reporting. The City’s Finance Department, which prepares the CAFR, manages all economical resources for the municipality and safeguards belongings by means of ideal controls and accounting tactics. The Department is liable for the City’s accounting, obtaining, accounts payable and budgeting. To see the 2019 CAFR, visit