Boards & Commissions

The Village of Wheeling is always looking for volunteers to fill the various commissions that help our Village. If you or someone you know might be interested in getting involved, please complete an application (PDF). For additional questions please call 847-499-9085.
  1. Board of Fire & Police Commissioners

    The Board of Fire and Police is charged with those duties regarding the appointment and removal of sworn members of the Police and Fire Departments provided by the Illinois Revised Statutes, except such duties as are modified by Village ordinance.

  2. Board of Health

    The Board of Health has general supervision of the public health interests of the people of the Village.

  3. Chicago Executive Airport Board

    The Chicago Executive Airport Board was created to oversee the organization, maintenance and operation of Chicago Executive Airport which is co-owned by the Village of Wheeling and the City of Prospect Heights.

  4. Emergency Telephone Systems Board

    Find out who the members of this board are.

  5. Foreign Fire Tax Board

    Learn about the members of this board.

  6. Liquor Control Commission

    Read some agendas and minutes for this commission.

  7. Plan Commission

    The Plan Commission is vested with the duty to hear and recommend to the Village Board, appeals from any order, requirement, decision or determination made by the Zoning Administrator under this Title, in the manner and subject to the standards set out in Chapter 19.90 of the Wheeling Municipal Code.

  8. Police Pension Board

    Learn about the members of this board.

  9. Senior Citizen Commission

    The seven-member Senior Citizen Commission, appointed by the Village President and Board of Trustees, serves as an advisory body to the President and Board of Trustees, to the Village Manager, and to such other governmental agencies as may have jurisdiction over or exercise any authority or provide or fund any services in the Village of Wheeling, with respect to the general welfare of senior citizens in the Village.