Municipal Information Directory

The Village of Palos Park is a municipality incorporated and organized under the State of Illinois for the purpose of providing its residents with the following services:
  • Police protection
  • Building and Zoning
  • Sewer and water service
  • Garbage collection service
  • Street and storm water maintenance
  • Local government administration and finance
The Village of Palos Park has certain functional subdivisions which are shown on Table I attached hereto. The approximate amount of the operating budget of the Village of Palos Park is $8,873,680.00 The Village’s sole office is the Kaptur Administrative Center located at 8999 W 123rd Street in Palos Park. The Village also maintains a Public Works Garage located at 8999 W 131st Street, a Recreation Center located at 8901 W 123rd Street, a Library located at 12330 Forest Glen Boulevard., and a pumping station for its water distribution system located at 12101 Southwest Highway. The Village currently employs approximately 71 full and part-time employees which includes the Police Department.

The members of the Council, Commissions, and Committees of the Village of Palos Park are as follows:

Village Council 4-Year Term


  • 2019 Mayor John F. Mahoney
  • 2019 Village Clerk Marie Arrigoni
  • 2019 Commissioner James Pavlatos
  • 2019 Commissioner Dan Polk
  • 2019 Commissioner Nicole Milovich-Walters
  • 2019 Commissioner G. Darryl Reed

Zoning Board of Appeals 5-Year Terms


  • 2011 Jack Martin
  • 2012 VACANT
  • 2013 David Lencioni
  • 2013 Phyllis Adams
  • 2014 Jerry Dill
  • 2014 Nancy Konier
  • 2015 John C. Marsh

Recreation Board 3-Year Terms


  • 2018 Loretta Gaidas
  • 2016 Steven Desmond
  • 2016 Charles Wells
  • 2016 Mary F. Peterson
  • 2017 Phil Chiapetto
  • 2017 Maria Desmond

Beautification Committee 3-Year Term


  • 2011 Patricia Monson
  • 2011 Carol Vandervelde
  • 2012 Reta Wegele
  • 2012 Denise Cowan
  • 2012 Betty Hruska
  • 2013 Peggy McGonigle
  • 2013 Ann Oliver
  • 2016 Vacancy
  • 2017 Vacancy

McCord House NFP


  • Carol Trzcinski, President
  • Jeanne Krapauskas, Vice-President
  • John Nugent, Treasurer
  • Lynne Terr, Director

Police Pension Board 2-Year Terms


  • 2016 Tom Donovan
  • 2015 Bill Flowers
  • 2015 John Sawyer
  • 2015 Ross Chibe
  • Tim Nolan, Attorney

Plan Commission 5-Year Terms


  • 2011 Ralph Q. Jones
  • 2011 Marty Strubin
  • 2011 Mike Wall
  • 2017 Phil Wegele
  • 2013 Michael Sundermeir
  • 2014 John Basso
  • 2015 Julie Kay

Library Board 4-Year Term


  • 2017 Mary Lou Bareither
  • 2017 Erin Ferguson
  • 2018 David Trczinski
  • 2019 Amy Goebel
  • 2019 Mike Pempek
  • 2020 Steve Desmond

Historic Preservation Commission 4-Year Terms


  • 2011 Phyllis Adams
  • 2011 VACANT
  • 2012 Suzy Evans
  • 2012 Reta Wegele
  • 2013 Irene Chocholek
  • 2013 VACANT
  • 2013 Kathy Williams

Tree Body 4-Year Term


  • 2010 Vacancy
  • 2012 Frank Thorp
  • 2011 Lynn Buckley
  • 2014 Marjory Gilbert
  • 2012 Patricia Johnson
  • 2013 Carla Juravic
  • 2013 Vacancy
  • 2013 Ken Stoffel

Palos Fine Arts


  • Dee Pavlatos
  • Nancy Donavan, Secretary
  • Kathy Williams
Revised August 31, 2016