Meetings are scheduled for the second Tuesday, as needed, which may include:
Jan 10, Feb 14, Mar 14, Apr 11, May 09, Jun 13, Jul 11, Aug 08, Sep 12, Oct 10, Nov 14, and Dec 12.
Meetings start promptly at 7:00 p.m. at:
Elmer Wolf Community Center 2607 N. Thatcher Avenue River Grove, IL 60171
Please note that these meetings will only be held if needed.
Linda Snyder (Chair)
The Planning Commission and Zoning Board of Appeals meet as needed to consider proposals that require special use permits, variations, or any other activities that involve land development.
The Planning Commission
The Planning Commission is responsible for preparing and recommending an Official Plan of River Grove to the Board of Trustees. This plan, also known as the Comprehensive Plan, consists of public improvements looking to the present and future development of the village.
Planning Commission member responsibilities include:
Preparing and recommending changes in the plan as long as these changes do not affect the general principles of the plan adopted.
Preparing and recommending plans for specific improvements
To assist village officials charged with the direction of projects for improvements embraced within the plan
To further the making of such improvements
To generally promote the realization of the plan
The Zoning Board of Appeals
This panel consists of seven members appointed to five-year terms by the Village President and approved by the Village Board.
Zoning Board member responsibilities include:
Hearing and making recommendations to the village board on applications for text or map amendments, variations, special uses and planned unit developments
Hear and make final decisions on appeals of zoning decisions made by the planning and zoning administrator and building commissioner
Assists in the development, review and amendment of the Official Plan and zoning ordinance of the village, as requested by the village board.