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Zoning Board of Appeals

The Zoning Board of Appeals major responsibility is to review questions and appeals which arise under the provisions of the City's Zoning Code, as interpreted and administered by the Community Development Director. The Board's recommendations go to the City Council for appropriate action.

The Board hears all requests for variations in zoning, various special use permits, and appeals from administrative decisions or interpretations of the Zoning Code.

The Board meets fourth Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall, 220 E. Deerpath.  Regular Zoning Board of Appeals meetings are broadcast live and rebroadcast Mondays at 7:00 p.m. and Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m. on City 17.  Meetings can also be found on the City's You Tube channel.

The * indicated below in the approved meeting schedule is a change in the normally scheduled meeting.  Meetings dates are subject to change from the approved schedule.  Please check the Public Meeting Schedule for up to date information on the upcoming meetings.

2016 Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting Dates
(Submittal Deadline noted in parenthesis by 3:30pm)

January 25
(Submittal Deadline: December 17)

February 22
(Submittal Deadline: January 14)

March 28
(Submittal Deadline: February 18)

April 25
(Submittal Deadline: March 19)

May 23 
(Submittal Deadline: April 14)

June 27
(Submittal Deadline: May 19)

July 25 (Submittal Deadline: June 19)

August 22
(Submittal Deadline: July 14)

September 26
(Submittal Deadline: August 11)

October 24
(Submittal Deadline: September 15)

November 28
(Submittal Deadline: October 20)

No December Meeting



Name Address Phone
Zoning Board of Appeals Members
Louis Pickus, Chairman 979 Beverly Place 847-417-1365
Lloyd Culbertson 145 S. Suffolk Lane 847-283-0304
Kevin Lewis 1045 Summerfield Drve 224-880-5292
Nancy Novit 55 Washington Circle 847-615-7029
Mark Pasquesi 1073 Old Colony Road 847-400-7115
Richard Plonsker 626 Buena Road 312-399-1340
Michael J. Sieman 1300 N. Waukegan Road 847-778-6788
Staff: Cathy Czerniak,
Director of Community
800 Field Drive 847-810-3504  

Staff: Michelle Friedrich,
Office Manager

800 Field Drive 847-810-3511



Zoning Board of Appeals (06:30 PM - 11:00 PM)

Event's details
December 12, 2016

Time:06:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: City Hall Council Chambers, Lake Forest, IL -60045



Monday, October 24, 2016

Zoning Board of Appeals 10.24.16
Agenda / Video

Monday, August 22, 2016

Zoning Board of Appeals 8.22.16
Agenda / Video / Minute

Monday, July 25, 2016

Zoning Board of Appeals 7.25.16
Agenda / Video / Minute

220 E. Deerpath, Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 234-2600
Non-Emergency Police:  (847) 234-2601

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