Community & Economic Development

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Responsibilities

The Community and Economic Development Department is primarily responsible for activities related to economic development, planning and zoning, and being a Staff liaison to the Economic Development Committee and the Development Commission. For more information about the department's responsibilities, select the links below: 

Economic Development tasks        Planning and Zoning tasks


Development Process & Resources

Process Overview

The Development Process generally takes 3-4 months to complete:

  • Staff Review at an in-house Staff Development Review Committee (DRC) meeting (held monthly)
  • A public hearing before the Development Commission, typically held the 2nd Thursday of the month at 7 pm. To view the Development Commission Schedule and Development Application Timeline, click here.
  • A final action by the President and Village Board of Trustees at a separate Village Board meeting held the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. To view  the Village Board agendas, click here.  

Resources


Committees & Commissions 

Economic Development Committee (Formerly C.O.N.E.C.T.)

Meets the 2nd Tuesday of the Month at 12:30 P.M. in Room 214 at the Village Hall

Development Commission

Meets the 2nd Thursday of the Month at 7:00 P.M. in Room 214 at the Village Hall

Historic Committee

Meets the 4th Tuesday of the Month at 6:00 P.M. in Room 214 at the Village Hall 

Historic Commission

Historic Commission has been established and is looking for new members.