Village Manager’s Office
About the Department
The Village Manager’s Office is located in the Kaptur Administrative Center. This office is responsible for supporting and ensuring the efficient delivery of all municipal services. In addition, the Village Manager provides professional general management, supervision of all departments and operations, development as well as implementation of Village-wide objectives and policies.
The Village of Palos Park operates under the Commission form of government, four Council Members and one elected Mayor. The Village Council appoints the Village Manager as the chief administrative officer, responsible for carrying out policy enacted by the Council, overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Village maintaining inter-governmental relationships while supporting and ensuring the efficient delivery of all municipal services.
The Village Manager serves the Council and the community. This position brings to the local government the benefits of training and experience in administering local government projects and programs on behalf of the governing body.
The Kaptur Administration and Police Center is also the location of the Mayor and Commissioner’s Office. Village Council meetings are held at this location the second and fourth Monday of the month. In addition, The Kaptur Administrative Center is home to the Administration Department where vehicle stickers and Metra passes may be purchased, water bills paid and more. The Building Department, Finance Department, Police Department, and Public Works Department are also located in the Kaptur Administrative and Police Center. Kaptur hours are Monday through Friday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.