Naperville Representative to be Appointed to DuPage Water Commission

Virtual appointment scheduled for 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 13

Naperville Mayor Steve Chirico will appoint Patty Gustin as the municipal representative for DuPage Water Commission District 5 at a virtual meeting on Tuesday, April 13, 2021. The appointment will take place at 2 p.m. utilizing Zoom webinar technology.

Naperville's Lake Michigan drinking water supply is purchased through the DuPage Water Commission from the City of Chicago. The Commission is governed by a chairman and six commissioners appointed by the DuPage County Board and six commissioners appointed by the mayors/presidents of the municipalities within a County Board District.

Gustin will be appointed to the commission to fulfill the term of Commissioner Rebecca Boyd-Obarski, who resigned as municipal representative for District 5 effective March 30, 2021. Gustin will serve the remainder of Boyd-Obarski’s term through Jan. 1, 2023.

Those who wish to witness the appointment should click on the April 13 meeting agenda at https://naperville.legistar.com/Calendar.aspx to access a Zoom video conferencing link.


About Naperville: Located 28 miles west of Chicago, Naperville, Ill., is home to approximately 145,000 people. This vibrant, thriving city consistently ranks as a top community in the nation in which to live, raise children and retire. The city is home to acclaimed public and parochial schools, the best public library system in the country, an array of healthcare options and an exceptionally low crime rate. Naperville has ready access to a variety of public transportation, housing and employment options. The city’s diversified employer base features high technology firms, retailers and factories, as well as small and home-based businesses. Residents also enjoy world-class parks, diverse worship options, the opportunity to serve on several City boards and commissions, a thriving downtown shopping and dining area, a renowned outdoor history museum known as Naper Settlement and an active civic community. For more information, please visit our website at www.naperville.il.us.