Zoning Board of Appeals

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 Meeting Times / Details

 Third Wednesday of the Month
4:00 PM - City Hall Council Chambers

Term Length: 3 Years 
Members: 7
Mayor Appointments: 7
City Code: N/A
Vacancy: Yes
Contact: 309-434-2226


The Board is responsible for conducting hearings related to appeals of the zoning code or requests for special use permits. The Board acts under the recommendation of administrative order or request from the Council to investigate, fact find, and make a determination regarding an exception or variance to the zoning code and advertising sign code. The seven (7) members are appointed by the Mayor with the consent of the Council for three (3) year terms.

All published documentation for Zoning Board of Appeals meetings can be found in the Documents Archive.

Zoning Board of Appeals Applications


   Position Name  Term Exp 
 Mayor Appointed Position  Member Ballantini, Terry 4/30/2021
 Mayor Appointed Position  Member Straza, Michael 4/30/2023
 Mayor Appointed Position  Member Noonan, Tyler  4/30/2023
 Mayor Appointed Position  Member     Rivera, Michael A., Jr. 4/30/2023
 Mayor Appointed Position  Member   4/30/2020
 Mayor Appointed Position  Member  McFarland, Michael 4/30/2022
 Mayor Appointed Position  Chair Harris, Victoria  4/30/2023
   City Staff Simpson, Katie N/A

 Mayor Appointed Position  Indicates Mayor Appointed Position