MONTESANO, Wash. - The city of Montesano, and City Administrator Kristy Powell are being honored for the third year in a row by the Government Finance Officers Association. Powell, and the city, are among 1340 being recognized for their budget. In a press release, Mayor Ken Estes praised Powell.
...this is the third year in a row she has gotten this award. Only 1300 cities in the USA and Canada have accomplished this feat. She deserves our appreciation and congratulations. - Montesano Mayor Ken Estes
The GFOA reviews nearly 18,000 budgets throughout the US for the awards.
Kritsy Powell, Montesano, Award 2013