Boards & Commissions

The Boards and Commissions of the Village of Park Forest consist of residents who volunteer to serve on specific committees, which provide insights to the Board of Trustees. These valuable insights assist the elected officials in the decision-making process as they look to implement policies that best suit the needs of residents. Please see the list of boards and commissions below.

Cable Communications Commission meets the 4th Wednesday quarterly to discuss cable related issues.

Commission on Human Relations meeting monthly and addresses community relation issues. Meets 2nd Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m.

Economic Development Advisory Group meeting the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. to discuss economic development issues in the Village.

Environment Commission assists the Village in presenting information and education to the public on matters relating to the environment of the Village. Meets the 2nd Thursday at 7 p.m.

Housing Authority a separate government body which meets monthly to discuss matters under their jurisdiction. Meets on even months the 3rd Thursdays at 6 p.m.

Plan Commission meets twice a month to discuss zoning and building related issues. Approve development plans.  Meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 7 p.m.

Recreation & Parks Advisory Group meets the 3rd Thursday at 7 p.m. to discuss matters related to the parks.

Senior Citizens Advisory Commission assists the Village in presenting information and education to the public on matters relating to seniors. Meets the 1st Thursday of the month at 1 p.m.

Veterans Commission shall study matters pertaining to Veterans. Meets the 2nd Saturday at 9:30 a.m.

Youth Commission studies issues of interest to and affecting youth and young adults in the Village. Meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m.

Fair Housing Review Board meets on an as needed basis to adjudicate housing discrimination complaints.

Equal Employment Opportunity Review Board meets on an as needed basis to discuss employment discrimination complains.

Zoning Board of Appeals meets on as needed basis to evaluate housing/zoning requests.

Apply now to join a Board or Commission!