Elk River receives finance award

For the fourth year in a row, the city of Elk River has received the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Distinguished Budget Presentation Award.

“This award is the highest form of recognition in governmental budgeting and represents a significant achievement by your organization,” according to a letter from the GFOA to Elk River Finance Director Tim Simon.

The Elk River City Council acknowledged the award at a recent council meeting.