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 Wednesday of the Month

7:00 p.m.

Prospect Heights City Hall

Council Chambers

8 N. Elmhurst Road

Prospect Heights, IL 60070

Unless otherwise Specified

   2024 Submittal Deadline Dates 11:00am                                                                     2024 PZBA Meeting Dates

  • Thursday, December 21st                                                                                            Wednesday, January 24th
  • Friday, January 19th                                                                                                     Wednesday, February 28th
  • Friday, February 16th                                                                                                   Wednesday, March 20th
  • Friday, March 22nd                                                                                                      Wednesday, April 24th
  • Friday, April 19th                                                                                                          Wednesday, May 22nd
  • Friday, May 17th                                                                                                          Wednesday, June 26th
  • Friday, June 21st                                                                                                         Wednesday, July 24th
  • Friday, July 19th                                                                                                          Wednesday, August 28th
  • Friday, August 23rd                                                                                                     Wednesday, September 25th
  • Friday, September 20th                                                                                               Wednesday, October 23rd
  • Friday, October 16th                                                                                                    Wednesday, November 20th

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
  • John Mishevski
  • 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