Function

The primary function of the Cook County Zoning Board of Appeals is to aid the public in considering all rezoning appeals pertaining to land uses in the unincorporated areas.

Please visit the Zoning Board of Appeals agency site for more information about the Board and its proceedings.

Term
Five (5) years
Confirmation

Yes, by Cook County Board

Compensation

Voting members shall receive compensation of $500 per official meeting of the Zoning Board of Appeals, not to exceed $12,000.

Qualifications

Some knowledge of zoning laws and or real estate analysis.

Composition

Five (5) members all appointed by the President of the Cook County Board of Commissioners

Authority

Cook County Zoning Ordinance