Planning & Zoning Board of Appeals

  1. Overview 

The Planning & Zoning Board of Appeals prepares and recommends changes in the official comprehensive plan and map of the city as may be deemed necessary by the City Council. Prepares and recommends to the City Council, plans and recommendations for specific improvements in pursuance of the official comprehensive plan and map. Reviews development applications, special use and variance requests, and other matters related to land use within the city. Arranges and conducts any form of publicity relative to its activities for the general purpose of public understanding. Exercises such other powers as are now or hereafter granted by ordinances of the city.


4th Thursday of the Month
7:00 p.m.
Prospect Heights City Hall
Council Chambers
8 N. Elmhurst Road
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
Unless otherwise Specified

       2022 Submittal Deadline Dates 11:00am                                                              2022 PZBA Meeting Dates
  • Wednesday, December 27                                                                                          Thursday, January 27
  • Monday, January 24                                                                                                   Thursday, February 24
  • Monday, February 21                                                                                                 Thursday, March 17
  • Monday, March 21                                                                                                     Thursday, April 28
  • Monday, April 25                                                                                                         Thursday, May 26
  • Tuesday, May 23                                                                                                         Thursday, June 23
  • Monday, June 20                                                                                                        Thursday, July 28
  • Monday, July 25                                                                                                         Thursday, August 25
  • Monday, August 22                                                                                                    Thursday, September 22
  • Monday, September 19                                                                                              Thursday, October 27
  • Monday, October 17                                                                                                  Thursday, November 17

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available after approval.
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  • Maciej Kempa – Chairperson
  • Scott DeGraf
  • Zygmunt Rygiel
  • Neal Patel
  • Janet Saewert
  • Jon Tammen
  • Jerry Simmons

Residents of Prospect Heights have the opportunity to serve on a number of boards or commissions that represent the city. Residents that are interested on serving on a committee should contact City Hall and complete a volunteer application.

Planning & Zoning Board of Appeals Monthly Meeting