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Lincoln County goes second year with clean audit

Posted on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 1:45 pm

Tennessee Comptroller Justin P. Wilson announced Friday that Lincoln County is among 13 counties in the state to have achieved the distinctive honor of receiving a clean audit report for fiscal year ending June 30, 2017.

Each of the 13 — Bedford, Blount, Franklin, Gibson, Giles, Lincoln, Loudon, Marshall, Putnam, Rutherford, Tipton, Unicoi, and Williamson – saw their state audits completed without any findings, according to the comptroller, noting that only the strongest of Tennessee county governments receive an audit report without a finding indicating weaknesses or deficiencies in government operations.

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