Community & Economic Development

  1. Overview
  2. Applications, Permits & Links
  3. FAQ's


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 CONECT 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.  


Committees & Commissions 

C.O.N.E.C.T. Committee

Development Commission

Historic Committee

Historic Commission