Financial Transparency

The Village of Lemont has recently implemented a new service called "ClearGov", which is a platform designed to increase municipal transparency. This service is designed to provide a clear and concise financial profile of the Village with info-graphics. The Village is dedicated to making sure that information is easily accessible to the general public to improve accountability.

Listed below is a visual breakdown of some critical measures designed to provide a "snapshot" of the Village's health.
Some of these key demographic measurements are: Population, Median Home Value,and Median Household Income.
 Some of the key financial measurements are: Expenditures, Funding, and Debt.

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Important Financial Documents:


Adopted Budget
Capital Improvement Plan
Compensation Information 
Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
Treasurer's Report 
Village Bond Rating

Please view an informative PowerPoint presentation regarding the proposed sales tax referendum by clicking the link below.
Lemont Local Sales Tax Referendum

Village Financial Profile:

Village Budget & Audit

Solid finances and sound planning are the hallmarks of the Village budget. Information regarding the Village budget, including details on major sources of revenue and expenditure, can be found on the Administration Department's Village Budget page. Also, the Village's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) is prepared annually by an independent firm. The most recent CAFR is also available on the website.

Village Bond Rating

The Village of Lemont's bond rating is Aa2 (Moody's 2014). This rating is higher than the median bond rating for Illinois non-home rule communities. The full bond report from Moody's for the 2012 and 2014 bond issuances can be found at the following links:

2012 Moody's Bond Rating Statement for Village of Lemont

2014 Moody's Bond Rating Statement for Village of Lemont

Village of Lemont EAV

The Equalized Assessed Valuation for the previous 10 years is as follows. For years ending April 30th:

  • April 30, 2018: $677,184,791
  • April 30, 2017: $558,974,453
  • April 30, 2016: $523,105,153
  • April 30, 2015: $521,075,519
  • April 30, 2014: $526,241,808
  • April 30, 2013: $555,635,910
  • April 30, 2012: $600,781,044
  • April 30, 2011: $702,423,260
  • April 30, 2010: $704,747,146
  • April 30, 2009: $673,246,775

Financial Policies

The Village Board is committed to adhering to sound financial policies and procedures in carrying out its fiduciary responsibilities to its residents. The financial polices can be found at the following link. Village of Lemont Financial Policies

Village Financial Ordinances & Resolutions

Financial Ordinance 0-27-17

Financial Resolution R-13-17