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State Controller To Speak In Apple Valley

State Controller To Speak In Apple Valley


By Staff Reports

(Apple Valley)–John Chiang, Controller for the State of California, will be the keynote speaker at a luncheon hosted by the Town of Apple Valley, Thursday, April 12 at 12:30 p.m. Elected officials and the public are invited to attend. Chiang will discuss the recent dissolution of redevelopment agencies, among other issues facing California.

The event is a meeting of the California State Municipal Finance Officers (CSMFO), Desert-Mountain chapter. Marc Puckett, director of finance for Apple Valley, serves as chair of this organization. Attendees do not have to be a member of CSMFO, but seating is limited to the first 200 attendees so RSVPs are required.

The cost for lunch is $26 in advance or $30 at the door and includes a buffet meal. The event will be held at the Town of Apple Valley Conference Center, 14975 Dale Evans Parkway, Apple Valley, CA, 92307. For reservations call (760)240-7000 x 7700, or email mpuckett@applevalley.org.

California State Controller John Chiang was first elected in November 2006, and to a second term in November 2010. As the State’s chief independent fiscal watchdog, Chiang provides fiscal control over more than $90 billion of public funds. Since 2007, he has used his auditing authority to identify more than $2.7 billion in taxpayer dollars that were denied, overpaid, subject to collection, or resulted in revenues, savings and cost avoidance.

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