NCRTD Honored By GFOA With Award For Excellence In Financial Reporting

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The North Central Regional Transit District (NCRTD) has received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its Fiscal Year 2019 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR), from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada.

This marks the third of the GFOA’s top national awards that have been bestowed upon the NCRTD this year and follows the Distinguished Budget Award for the FY 2020 Annual Budget and the award for Outstanding Achievement in Popular Annual Financial Reporting (PAFR) which has been achieved for the second year in a row. This makes the District one of only five governmental entities in the State of New Mexico to have garnered each of the three GFOA awards this year.

NCRTD Executive Director Anthony Mortillaro commented, “This award significantly reflects the commitment of the NCRTD to meet the highest principles of governmental accounting, financial reporting and standards of communication and accountability to the constituents of Northern New Mexico. We were graded proficient in each category and this is the highest rating available in government accounting. It marks a significant achievement for the District.”

The North Central Regional Transit District provides fare-free and premium fare public transit service to a service area that encompasses over 10,000 square miles of north central New Mexico including the counties of Taos, Los Alamos, Rio Arriba and Santa Fe; as well as the Pueblos of Pojoaque, Ohkay Owingeh, Nambé, San Ildefonso, Santa Clara, Tesuque, Taos, Picuris and the Jicarilla Apache Nation. The agency’s signature “RTD Blue Buses” provide additional transit connections to New Mexico Rail Runner, Santa Fe Trails, New Mexico Park and Ride, Los Alamos Atomic City Transit and Red River Miner’s Transit. More information at: RidetheBlueBus.com

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