This article is 2 years old. It was published on December 23, 2019.
(ST. LOUIS—December 23, 2019) The Office of Comptroller Darlene Green has published the 2019 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the City of St. Louis, giving the public a closer look at the city’s financial health during fiscal year 2019.
This report has been prepared pursuant to, and to demonstrate compliance with, Article VIII Section 10 of the City Charter. The Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) is in conformance with the standards for financial reporting of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board and the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada.
The city's basic financial statements in the report have been audited by KPMG LLP, an independent certified public accounting firm. The goal of the independent audit was to supply reasonable assurance that the basic financial statements of the City for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2019, are free of material misstatement.
Comptroller Darlene Green is the chief fiscal officer of the City of St. Louis and is charged with safeguarding the city’s credit rating and with protecting taxpayer dollars. She is the recipient of the 2019 Women in Public Finance Lifetime Achievement award. Visit www.stlouis-mo.gov/comptroller to learn more about the Office of the Comptroller.