Battle Ground wins budget award for 13th year in a row



The city of Battle Ground has received the Government Finance Officers Association’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its 2013-14 biennial budget.

The award recognizes the city for meeting guidelines for effective budget presentation. The guidelines assess how well the budget serves as a policy document, financial plan, operations guide and communications device.

This is the 13th consecutive year the Battle Ground has earned the award.

The 2013-14 biennial budget document is available for viewing on the city’s website at