Function

The Northfield Woods Sanitary District was formed in 1956 to serve an area in unincorporated Cook County bounded approximately by the Tri-State Tollway and Willow Road to the North, Milwaukee Avenue and the Forest Preserve District on the West, the Timber Trails and Forest Drive Subdivisions on the South and Landwehr Road on the East with sanitary sewer service.The District consists of 1,230 acres and contains approximately 1,800 homes and apartments and 400 acres of commercial property.

Please visit the Northfield Woods Sanitary District site for more information about this board and its proceedings. 

Term

3 years

Confirmation

Yes, by Cook County Board

Compensation

Trustees receive $6,000 per year per statute.

Qualifications

Trustees are required to be residents in the territory of the District.

Composition

Three (3) trustees, all appointed by the President of the Cook County Board of Commissioners

Authority

70 ILCS 2805