Fountain wins award for financial report

The city of Fountain was awarded a certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada.

Fountain received the award for its comprehensive annual financial report. The certificate is the highest form of recognition in the field of governmental accounting and financial reporting.

The city’s finance director, Kathy Kuberka, received a financial reporting achievement for her management in preparing the award-winning financial report.

The report is judged by an impartial panel to meet high standards of the program, including demonstrating a spirit of full disclosure to clearly communicate the financial status of an entity.

The Government Finance Officers Association is a nonprofit professional association serving about 17,300 government finance professionals.