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

       2023 Submittal Deadline Dates 11:00am                                                              2023 PZBA Meeting Dates

  • Monday, December 19th                                                                                               Thursday, January 26th
  • Monday, January 23rd                                                                                                   Thursday, February 23rd
  • Monday, February 20th                                                                                                 Thursday, March 16th
  • Monday, March 20th                                                                                                      Thursday, April 27th
  • Monday, April 24th                                                                                                         Thursday, May 25th
  • Tuesday, May 22nd                                                                                                        Thursday, June 22nd
  • Monday, June 19th                                                                                                         Thursday, July 27th
  • Monday, July 24th                                                                                                           Thursday, August 24th
  • Monday, August 21st                                                                                                    Thursday, September 28th
  • Monday, September 25th                                                                                              Thursday, October 26th
  • Monday, October 16th                                                                                                  Thursday, November 16th

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