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RESOLUTION NO. 15-83 <br />WHEREAS, Douglas E. Peterson has been the Elk Grove High School Band <br />Director for the past fifteen years; and <br />WHEREAS, Douglas E. Peterson and the Elk Grove High School Band have <br />brought honors to our Village with their musical performances; and <br />WHEREAS, under the direction of Douglas E. Peterson the Elk Grove <br />High School Band has performed at many prestigious events including: <br />fourteen (14) Chicago Bear Football Games; one (1) Green Bay Packer Football <br />Game; two (2) appearances at County Stadium, Milwaukee; two (2) appearances <br />for the Lions in the Silver Dome; six (6) appearances at the Wisconsin State <br />Fair; and at Purdue University; and <br />WHEREAS, Douglas E. Peterson and the Elk Grove Band were invited to <br />play for the National Band Director's Convention and every year took top <br />honors at the Chicagoland Music Festival; and <br />WHEREAS, Douglas E. Peterson and the Elk Grove Band were specifically <br />singled out to play at the music festival in Montreaux, Switzerland; and <br />WHEREAS, a White House invitation was extended to Douglas E. Peterson <br />and the Elk Grove High School Band to play for President Reagan on his <br />recent Chicago visit. <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the President and Board of Trustees <br />of the Village of Elk Grove Village, counties of Cook and DuPage, Illinois; <br />Section 1: That Douglas E. Peterson is hereby commended <br />for his artistic achievement, self sacrifice <br />and dedication given to the Elk Grove High <br />School Band. <br />Section 2: That this Resolution shall be in full force <br />and effect from and after its passage and <br />approval according to law. <br />PASSED this 22nd day of February 1983. <br />APPROVED this 22nd <br />day of February , 1983. <br />Charles J. Zettek <br />Charles J. Zettek, President <br />ATTEST: <br />Patricia S. Smith <br />Patricia S. Smith, Village Clerk <br />