The Rio Linda /Elverta Community Water District (RLECWD) was awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association for its CAFR for the year ended June 30, 2017.

The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Program (CAFR program) was established by the Government Finance Officers Association to encourage government entities to go beyond the minimum requirements of generally accepted accounting principles and to prepare CAFR reports that provide transparency and full disclosure. The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in governmental accounting and financial reporting.