Greenville Water Acknowledged For Excellence In Financial Reporting

Greenville Water Controller, Jondia Berry (center) accepts the award from Commission Chairman Phillip Kilgore (L) and Commission Vice- Chairman Jim Bannister (R).

Greenville SC- February 6, 2018- For the fourth year in a row, the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded Greenville Water the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting. This attainment represents a significant accomplishment.

The CAFR has been 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. The GFOA is a non-profit professional association serving approximately 17,500 government finance professionals with offices in Chicago, IL, and Washington, DC.

“Responsible fiscal management is a priority for our organization so we can continue to provide quality water and a sustainable future for our customers. Congratulations to our staff on this achievement!” says CEO David Bereskin.