The Department of Finance & Personnel is responsible for establishing and maintaining a strong system of financial controls, providing quality computer processing, collecting and maintaining human resource information and providing administrative and operational support to other Park District departments.
Our Annual Financial Statements are available for viewing:
8th Consecutive Year
District Receives Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting
For the eighth consecutive year, the Wilmette Park District has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report.
The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting, and its attainment represents a significant accomplishment by a government and its management.
The Finance Department of the Wilmette Park District was honored the Award of Financial Reporting Achievement as the department primarily responsible for preparing the award-winning comprehensive annual financial report for the year ended December 31, 2014.
The comprehensive annual financial report was judged by an impartial panel to meet the high standards of the program including demonstrating a constructive "spirit of full disclosure" to clearly communicate its financial story and motivate potential users and user groups to read the comprehensive annual financial report.
The GFOA is a nonprofit professional association serving approximately 17,500 government finance professionals with offices in Chicago, IL and Washington D.C.