Northwest Fire District receives 11th Financial Excellence Award

Northwest Fire District receives 11th Financial Excellence Award
(Source: Northwest Fire District)

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - For the 11th year in a row, the Northwest Fire District has earned the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR) from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA).

According to the GFOA, "the Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting."

The Northwest Fire District's CAFR for the fiscal year ended June, 2017 was judged by an impartial panel to meet the standards of the program, which includes demonstrating a constructive "spirit of full disclosure" to clearly communicate its financial story and motivate potential users and user groups to read the CAFR.

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