The City of Melissa has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association since 2008-09. The award is given to local governments that have succeeded in preparing a high quality budget document.
Certificate of Achievement
The City of Melissa received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association for Fiscal Year beginning in 2009 and each year since. The award is given to local governments that go beyond the minimum requirements of generally accepted accounting principles to prepare comprehensive annual financial reports that evidence the spirit of transparency and full disclosure.