The City of Cleburne’s latest budget document received a high honor from the Government Finance Officers Association.
The association awarded the city its Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the Fiscal Year 2019 budget. The award reflects the commitment of the City of Cleburne and staff to meet the highest principles of governmental budgeting. In order to receive the budget award, the city had to satisfy nationally recognized guidelines for effective budget presentation. These guidelines are designed to assess how well an entity's budget serves as a policy document, financial plan, operations guide, and communications device.
The city has received the award for 19 consecutive years and 28 years overall.