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Liquor Commission

The City of Naperville’s Liquor and Tobacco Control Commissioner is Mayor Steve Chirico. He is charged with the administration of the State of Illinois’ Liquor Control Act, the City of Naperville’s Liquor Code and the rules and regulations of the Liquor Control Commission.

The Liquor Commissioner has appointed seven (7) commissioners who serve four-year terms concurrent with the Mayor. Commissioners forward recommendations to the Liquor Commissioner and the City Council on changes to liquor policy and procedure.

Liquor Concept Committee

The Liquor Concept Committee is comprised of staff members having technical expertise in areas pertinent to liquor licensing. This Committee reviews new liquor businesses, changes to an existing business, ownership changes and special events involving liquor. Recommendations from the Concept Committee are forwarded to the Liquor Commissioner and the Liquor Commission.

The Committee meets monthly and businesses must submit a completed Liquor Concept Pre-Application form seven (7) days prior to the meeting.

For meeting dates or to submit a Liquor Concept Pre-Application, call (630) 420-6018 or email trotze@naperville.il.us.

Meeting Information

Meetings of the Liquor Commission are held on the first Thursday after the first Tuesday of each month at 3 p.m., unless otherwise noted.

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