Certificate of Achievement


The Government Finance Officers Association of the United State and Canada (GFOA) has awarded a Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting to the City of East Grand Forks, Minnesota, for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the financial year of 2018.

The Certificate of Achievement is a prestigious national award recognizing the conformance of state and local government reports.


In order to be awarded a Certificate of Achievement, a governmental unit must publish an easily readable and efficiently organized Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, whose contents conform to program standards. Such reports must satisfy both generally accepted accounting principles and applicable legal requirements.