Business brief

Regional transit district recognized for budgeting


For the second consecutive year, the North Central Regional Transit District has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its fiscal year 2018 budget from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada.

According to a statement by the Government Finance Officers Association, "The award represents a significant achievement by the entity. It reflects the commitment of the governing body and staff to meeting the highest principles of governmental budgeting. In order to receive the budget award, the entity had to satisfy nationally recognized guidelines for effective budget presentation.

In June of this year, the North Central Regional Transit District's Finance Department also received its second consecutive Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the association for its comprehensive annual financial report.