Government > Advisory Commissions
Commission members are appointed by the Mayor with the consent of the Board
of Trustees. Commissions advise the board on various issues and proposals under
For a schedule of meetings, check the Public
Meeting Notice for the current month.
Residents wishing to volunteer for service on a
commission may obtain an application in the Village Clerk’s Office, or
download one here and return to the
- Advisory Liquor Commission
Reviews applications for liquor licenses, conducts public hearings for such
requests, reviews compliance with the liquor code and makes recommendations
to the Mayor, who serves as liquor commissioner.
Rick Delawder, Chair
- Blood Bank Commission
Maintains a blood donation program through four community drives and two
high school drives annually.
Judy Socha, Chair
- Citizens Advisory Council
Serves as a research and communication body for the community. The Village
Board refers issues to the council and the council alerts the elected
officials to community concerns.
John Navrocki, Chair
- Commercial & Industrial Commission
Develops a cooperative working relationship between the Village and business
Tim Delawder, Chair
- Cultural Arts Development Commission
Works to initiate and promote diverse cultural programs for the Village.
Annette Leiber, Chair
- Historical Commission
Maintains a history of the Village, provides for the safekeeping of
historical items and solicits and accepts memorials. The Addison Historical
Museum is open Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June through August, the
museum is also open on Wednesdays from noon until 3 p.m. Call 628-1433 for
Christopher Pudelek, Chair
- Landlord and Tenant Commission
This newly formed commission will serve landlords of multi-unit
properties and their tenants. Applications are currently being
Diane Gosling, Chair
- Planning and Zoning Commission
Responsible for review and recommendations on proposed subdivisions,
annexations, rezoning and other land use matters.
Joseph Bonfanti, Chair
- Police Commission
Responsible for examining and hiring new patrol officers, promotion within
the force and recommending to the Mayor and Board of Trustees any policy
matters under the Commission’s jurisdiction.
Larry Hartwig, Chair
- Police Pension Board
Administers all phases of the police pension program including investment of
funds and consideration of claims.
Kevin Dempsey, Chair
- Senior Citizens Commission
Serves as a liaison between the elected officials and senior citizens of the
Barry Gilbert, Chair
- Special Events Commission
Works to plan and implement community events.
Dean Stathopoulos, Chair