East Valley Water District has been honored for making financial reports and other information easily accessible to the public.
It has been presented the Transparency Certificate of Excellence Award by the Special District Leadership Foundation.
“As a public agency committed to serving our community, we embrace our responsibility of making district information readily available,” said Board Chairman Chris Carrillo.
“We are honored to be recognized with this award.”
To receive the award, the district met essential governance transparency requirements, including creating a website transparency portal, holding ethics trainings for its directors and management, holding open and public meetings for community members to attend and filing financial transactions and compensation reports to the state controller. This is the first time the district has received this award.
It has also been recognized by the Government Finance Officers Association for transparency in financial documents.
For additional information visit eastvalley.org.