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Hall County's Annual Financial Report Receives Excellence Award

July 28, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Ga., July 28 -- Hall County issued the following news release:

Hall County Financial Services has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR) for Fiscal Year 2013. This marks the 22nd year the department has earned the designation, which is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting.

''Our office works hard to make sure the CAFR is as comprehensive and transparent as it can be every year,'' said Vickie Neikirk, director of Hall County Financial Services. ''We are honored to be recognized by the Government Finance Officers Association, and we hope our work continues to be worthy of this designation for many more years to come.''

The CAFR was judged by an impartial panel to meet the high standards of the program, including demonstrating a constructive ''spirit of full disclosure'' to clearly communicate its financial story and motivate potential users and user groups to read the CAFR.

Copies of Hall County's most recent comprehensive financial reports can be found at under the Financial Services section.

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