City of Kansas City
Home Services Residents Business Visitors CityOfficials
    
I Want To...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
City Departments
 
 
KCMO Logo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Oct. 24 2002
CONTACT: Mark Funkhouser, City Auditor, (816) 513-3300

Report on governance assessment released

Yesterday, the City Auditor’s Office released a special report on governance assessment. The report provides the Mayor and City Council with information to help understand the governance practices of the boards and commissions in Kansas City. Governance deals with what an organization should do and focuses on planning, setting goals and objectives, and developing policies to guide the organization and monitor its progress. This is the first year boards and commissions were required to complete a governance assessment checklist and the City Auditor was required to report on the results.

In 2001, the City’s boards and commissions spent more than $222 million in public money for police, parks and recreation, and ambulance services, and for business and development incentives. Eight of 11 boards and commissions participated in the governance assessment. The report includes the boards’ and commissions’ written responses to questions about their governance practices.

This report can be accessed from the City’s Web site beginning Oct. 24.

    
News Archives
 

 
 
Contact Us |  Sitemap  | Legal Notice  | Privacy ©2013 City of Kansas City, Missouri. All Rights Reserved
  French  German  Italian  Portuguese  Spanish  Russian  Dutch  Greek  Japanese  Korean  Chinese  Taiwanese  Swahili