Economic Development Committee


  • 2nd Monday of each month 7:00 p.m.

Note: Please check meeting calendars and agendas to confirm the date, time, and location of meetings.


The Economic Development Committee is established to help promote economic growth in the community. Together members will investigate innovative initiatives and incentives to foster the retention of local businesses and encourage the growth of existing and new local businesses.

  • Business Retention and Recruitment Efforts
  • Recommend Economic Development Strategies and Policies
  • Requests for Ordinance Changes Regarding Business Economic Development Issues
  • Village Website Issues *
  • Recommendations Regarding Business Incentives
  • Support and/or Recommend Economic Development Initiatives*
  • Recommend Annual Commercial Building Improvement Grant Program funding and parameters*

Where (*) is shown indicates that the item for consideration is listed in multiple areas.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. As required by the State of Illinois Open Meetings Act, agendas and notices are posted on this website and at Village Hall no later than 48 hours before a meeting. Meetings are open to the public. Some meetings may include time for public comment and will be noted as such on the agenda. Additional meetings may be scheduled as needed with the required notice given.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


  • Craig McNaughton, Trustee
  • Craig Carlson, Vice-Chair
  • Issa Alia
  • Duane Blank
  • Jeffery Mylniec
  • Chris Plouzek
  • Nicholas Volek
  • Janie Patch, Staff Liaison