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...been awarded "Distinguished Budget Presentation Award" for its budget. This is the 21st year that the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has given the award to the Borough, which annually demonstrates...
Voices of the Peninsula: Golfing community disappointed with council vote

...A Risk Based Analysis of General Fund Reserve Requirements for the City of Soldotna" conducted by the Government Finance Officers Association. This document is 18 pages long and we are sure that some of the council members didn't have time...
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...Tom and Lyn Hodel Honorary Lifetime Member - Merrill Sikorski Borough recognized for budget work The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) recently awarded the Kenai Peninsula Borough its "Distinguished...
Governor names city manager to commission: Semmens part of group who oversees municipal annexation within the state

...on the ARM board was designated specifically for a finance officer. Semmens, who has a bachelor's degree in business...Insurance Pool and a member of the Alaska Government Finance Officers Association, the American Institute of Certified...
Big projects set to give big boost to economy

...state funding, the city of Soldotna is upgrading the aging Soldotna Sports Center, said Joel Wilkins, treasurer and finance officer for the city. The popular facility, which hosts sporting events and trade shows, is getting a new parking lot...
State funding inequities leaves district shortchanged

...a group including people like Eddy Jeans, director of the Division of School Finance, and Melody Douglas, chief finance officer for the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, and other on-the-ground education officials, instead of lawmakers who have been...
Assembly hears appreciation in Homer

...were recognized for receiving a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association. Appointments of several individuals to advisory planning commissions across the borough was an opportunity...
Borough wins budget award

...Peninsula Borough has received the "Distinguished Budget Presentation Award" for its budget from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada, the borough announced Thursday. Borough Finance Director Craig Chapman...
Soldotna hires new finance officer

Hiring a new finance officer was chief among activities Soldotna?s city manager reported to the city council Wednesday. ?I?ve offered the position to...
Tax cap proposal worries officials

...purposes limited. "I think it would be one of the worst things that could happen to this state," said Joel Wilkins, finance officer for the city of Soldotna. "It is going to hit the schools, the hospitals, the old folks and the disabled." Municipal...


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