GFOA’s 2019 Awards for Excellence in Government Finance

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

(Chicago, Illinois – May 21, 2019) Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) announced the winners of its 2019 Awards for Excellence in Government Finance. The Awards for Excellence in Government Finance program recognizes outstanding contributions to the practice of government financial management. The award stresses practical, documented work that offers leadership to the profession and promotes the use of best practices in public finance.

The Awards for Excellence winners for Exceptionally Well Implemented GFOA Best Practice include:

  • City of Colwood, British Columbia, CA
    Sustainable Infrastructure Replacement Plan
  • East Bay Municipal Utility District, Oakland, CA
    Capital vs Operating: Decisions for the Non-Accountant
  • City of Kansas City, MO
    The Public Improvements Advisory Committee on the City of Kansas City's Capital Improvements Program
  • City of La Quinta, CA
    General Fund Balance and Reserves Policy
  • City of Raleigh, NC
    Online Calculator for Development Services Fees
  • City of Roseville, CA
  • West Metro Fire Protection District, Lakewood, CO
    Fund Balance Guidelines for the General Fund
  • City of Winnipeg, Manitoba, CA
    Capital Projects Dashboard

For more information regarding GFOA’s Awards for Excellence Program, please visit or contact Matt Bubness, Senior Manager, at

Government Finance Officers Association

203 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2700

Chicago, IL 60601-1210

Phone: 312/977-9700

Fax: 312/977-4806