Office of the Mayor
Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce
WHEREAS, the Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce was established as a private, nonprofit organization in March 1906 as the Aurora Chamber of Commerce; and
WHEREAS, the Aurora Chamber serves as a catalyst for business success for its membership in Aurora, North Aurora, and dozens of surrounding communities; and
WHEREAS, the Aurora Chamber strengthens the local economy, promotes the community, represents the interests of business with government, provides networking opportunities and builds relationships; and
WHEREAS, the Aurora Chamber has continued to address the current needs of the business community and has created opportunities for responsible economic growth; and
WHEREAS, the Aurora Chamber promotes and represents our community at the local, State and Federal level; and
WHEREAS, the City of Aurora and the Aurora Chamber have formed a strong partnership to promote Aurora as a City Second to None and as a community to live, work and play; and
WHEREAS, the Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce was recently accredited with five-star distinction by the United States Chamber of Commerce which places it in the top one percent of chambers in the nation;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Thomas J. Weisner, Mayor of the City of Aurora, Illinois, do hereby congratulate the Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce on its five-star designation and for its ongoing commitment to the economic development and workforce development of the region.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Seal of the City of Aurora to be affixed this 14th day of August, 2012.
/s/Thomas J. Weisner, Mayor
City of Aurora