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Posted on: September 23, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Norfolk Earns GFOA Triple Crown Medallion For Fiscal Reporting

City one of eight municipalities in Virginia to receive medallion

NORFOLK, VA – Norfolk received the special Triple Crown Medallion from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for winning all three awards possible for exceptional financial reporting. Those include the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Award, the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award and the Popular Annual Financial Reporting Award.

Logo <br/>Description automatically generatedNorfolk is one of only 292 government agencies across the United States and Canada and one of eight municipalities in Virginia to receive the medallion.

Earning the GFOA awards recognizes the commitment and hard work of the City of Norfolk’s Finance and Budget teams. Receiving all three awards and being recognized as a Triple Crown Winner signifies that Norfolk’s financial reporting is successful in upholding the highest standards among government finance officials across the country as well as providing meaningful information to residents in a clear, factual, transparent and professional manner.

The Government Finance Officers Association is a professional organization of public officials united to enhance and promote the professional management of governmental financial resources by identifying, developing, and advancing fiscal strategies, policies and practices for the public benefit. The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition for governmental accounting and financial reporting, and its attainment represents a significant accomplishment by a government and its management.

To see the full list of GFOA Triple Crown Winners, click here.

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