FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 4, 2002
CONTACT: Mark Funkhouser, City Auditor, (816) 513-3300
Report on financial condition forum released
Today, the City Auditor’s Office released a report on a forum held to gain insights and ideas about how to address the City’s financial condition and ways to communicate these ideas to elected officials and the public. Forum participants included people with economic and financial expertise from business, government, not-for-profit, and academic organizations. The report summarizes participants’ responses to questions about the City’s current financial condition, as well as causes and effects and ways to make improvements.
In the report’s transmittal letter, the City Auditor provides his viewpoint of the City’s financial condition, based on the participants’ discussion at the forum.
This report can be accessed from the City’s Web site at http://www.kcmo.org beginning Sept. 5.