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BERKELEY'S FY2005 COMPREHENSIVE ANNUAL FINANCIAL REPORT AVAILABLE ONLINE
Award-winning financial report on City
Berkeley, California (Monday, March 20, 2006) - The City of Berkeley’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for fiscal year 2005, which ended June 30, 2005, is available on the City’s website at: http://www.cityofberkeley.info/finance/CAFR.html. The CAFR includes the City’s financial position and results of operations, along with demographic and statistical information to help the reader understand the financial condition of the City for each fiscal year.
The CAFR includes financial statements of the City, the Berkeley Redevelopment Agency (BRA), the Berkeley Housing Authority (BHA), and the Rent Stabilization Board (RSB). The report is organized in three sections: Introductory; Financial; and Statistical. You may access the complete CAFR in PDF format, either as a single file, or in several parts. Additional information is included on the website.
The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) has recognized the City of Berkeley CAFR for Excellence in External Financial Reporting since 1989. In addition, the CAFR has received the award for Outstanding Financial Reporting from the California Society of Municipal Finance Officers (CSMFO) since 1998.