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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.  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.

2017 Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting Dates
(Submittal Deadline noted in parenthesis by 3:30pm)

January 23
(Submittal Deadline: December 16)

February 27
(Submittal Deadline: January 20)

*April 4
(Submittal Deadline: February 17)

April 24
(Submittal Deadline: March 17)

May 22 
(Submittal Deadline: April 14)

June 26
(Submittal Deadline: May 19)

July 24 
(Submittal Deadline: June 16)

August 28
(Submittal Deadline: July 14)

September 25
(Submittal Deadline: August 18)

October 23
(Submittal Deadline: September 15)

November 27
(Submittal Deadline: October 20)

No December Meeting



Name Address Phone
Zoning Board of Appeals Members
Louis Pickus, Chairman 979 Beverly Place 847-417-1365
Kevin Lewis 1045 Summerfield Drive 224-880-5292
Lisa Nehring 99 W. Alden Lane 847-774-5509
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,
Planning Technician

800 Field Drive 847-810-3511



Homeowners Floodproofing Expo & Workshop (03:00 PM - 08:00 PM)

Event's details
October 19, 2017

Time:03:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location: Libertyville Sports Complex, Libertyville, IL -60048


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

Event's details
October 23, 2017

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



Monday, September 25, 2017

Zoning Board of Appeals 9.25.17

Monday, July 24, 2017

Zoning Board of Appeals 7.24.17
Agenda / Minute

Monday, June 26, 2017

Zoning Board of Appeals 6.26.17
Agenda / Minute

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

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