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Commission Vacancy

 
Posted on Tuesday May 25, 2021
 
The Village is seeking to fill one vacant seat on the Police Pension Fund Board and one vacancy on the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners.
 

The Police Pension Fund Board consists of five members comprised of two members, with two-year terms, appointed by the Village President with the advice and consent of the Village Board; two members elected among active Police Officers, and one member elected by the beneficiaries of the fund. The duties and responsibilities include controlling, managing and administering the activities of the Fund as defined per State Statutes.  Applicants must reside within the corporate limits of the Village, and are desired to have a basic understanding of 40 ILCS 5/3 of the Illinois Compiled Statutes. The Police Pension Board meets quarterly at 4:00 pm. Per state statute, there is no compensation for serving on this board.

The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners consists of three members, with three-year terms, appointed by the Village President with the advice and consent of the Village Board. The Board of Fire and Police Commission recruits, selects and appoints qualified candidates to fill vacancies for original appointment in the Police Department, as well as testing and selection for promotions among other duties.

If you are interested in joining, please complete the Application for Village Boards and Commissions and email to Mayor Kraly [email protected] or return the application to Village Hall, 442 N. Cedar Lake Road as soon as possible.