February 19, 2013

News Release

For Immediate Release

Park Board Audit Follow-up Issued to City Council

City of Springfield Internal Auditor Kristy Bork issued a follow-up report to City Council Feb. 15, monitoring the implementation of the Springfield-Greene County Park Board audit recommendations. An audit was issued June 7, 2012, as part Bork's Council-approved annual audit plan. Bork will continue to audit other City departments.

In the June report, Bork evaluated nine yellow and one red recommendation from the Park Board audit. In her follow-up report, she found six of the ten recommendations to be completed and four recommendations to be in-progress.

"Based on procedures performed, it appears the Park Board management and staff are diligently working to implement audit recommendations," Bork writes in the follow-up report.

The follow-up report, original audit and overview is available on the City's website www.springfieldmo.gov.

For more information, contact Internal Auditor Kristy Bork at 417-864-1185.

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