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On December 19, 1996 the Senior Resources Commission was established by the City Council. The purpose of the Commission is to present to the Mayor and City Council recommendations for the coordination and planning for senior residents in order to preserve their dignity, independence and quality of life. A total of seven Senior Resources Commission members, five from Lake Forest and two from Lake Bluff are appointed to serve two-year staggered terms.

The Board meets every two months, on the second Thursday, at 1:00 pm at Dickinson Hall, 100 East Old Mill Road.

Name Address Phone
Gale Strenger Wayne, Chair 340 N Western Avenue, Lake Forest 847-234-3446
Mark Dillon 341 Ravine Park Drive, Lake Forest 630-707-7775
Thomas Sullivan 940 Grandview Lane, Lake Forest 847-295-8494
Phil Hartung 810 Lake Road, Lake Forest 847-234-5039
Jill Rosa 216 W Center Avenue, Lake Bluff 847-732-1141
Ed Richardson 405 Lincoln Avenue, Lake Bluff 847-295-3398
Barbara Sheppard 260 S South Shore Lane, Lake Forest 847-212-9678
Melanie Rummel, City Liaison 595 E Longwood Drive, Lake Forest 847-514-7909
Tricia Schwall, Manager 100 East Old Mill Road, Lake Forest 847-810-4676



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

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