Community & Economic Development

For information related to building permits, contractor registration, or building inspections, please see Inspectional Services, located within in the Fire Department.  For information related to code enforcement, please see Code Enforcement, located within the Police Department.

  1. Overview
  2. Planning & Zoning
  3. Economic Development
  4. Business Resources
  5. Community Development


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.

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 biweekly)
  • Conceptual plan review by the Development Commission and/or the Board may be required.
  • A public hearing before the Development Commission, typically held the 2nd Thursday of the month at 7 pm.
  • 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

Economic Development Committee

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.