AWARDS AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Over the past year, the Village received two awards. The Village received the “Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting” for the 2015 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) and the “Distinguished Budget Presentation Award” for the 2016 Program Budget from the Government Finance Officers Association. We wish to thank the Village President and the Village Board, whose leadership and continued support, made the preparation of this report possible. Preparation of this report was also made possible with the assistance of Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP. Special appreciation is also given to Monica Stern, Accountant, whose contributions made the preparation and completion of this CAFR possible. Respectfully submitted, Paul Styduhar Paul Styduhar Director of Administrative Services 7