Boards and Commissions

Student Representatives Needed

Area high school students, now is the time to apply to serve as a student representative on a City of Naperville board or commission! Interested? You are invited to participate on the following boards and commissions: Advisory Commission on Disabilities, Building Review Board, Downtown Advisory Commission, Financial Advisory Board, Historic Preservation Commission, Housing Advisory Commission, Naperville Public Library Board of Trustees, Naperville Settlement Museum Board, Planning and Zoning Commission, Public Utilities Advisory Board, Riverwalk Commission, Sister Cities Commission, Special Events Cultural Amenities Commission and Transportation Advisory Board.

To apply, visit the webpage of the board/commission you are interested in serving on and click the “Apply” button. Not all sections of the application will apply to students. In lieu of a resumé, students may submit a statement of interest that should indicate their year in school.

Naperville is an active community with a vibrant volunteer spirit. The volunteers who serve on city boards and commissions exemplify outstanding community involvement. Appointments are typically reserved for residents and are made by the Mayor and City Council based on experience and interest. If you are interested in serving on a Board or Commission, you can view available vacancies on the right side of this page. Simply click on the board or commission name to be taken to that particular webpage and click on the "Apply" button. 

Any individual with a disability requesting a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in a public meeting should contact the Communications Department at least 48 hours in advance of the scheduled meeting. The Communications Department can be reached in person at 400 S. Eagle Street, Naperville, IL, via telephone at (630) 420-6707 or (630) 305-5205 (TDD) or via e-mail at Every effort will be made to allow for meeting participation.

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Boards and Commissions News
  1. November 21 Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting Canceled

    The next regularly scheduled meeting is Wednesday, September 19.

  2. September 6 Transportation Advisory Board Meeting Canceled

    The next regularly scheduled meeting is Thursday, October 4.

  3. Sept. 4 Polo Club Public Hearing Rescheduled (PZC Case 18-1-022)

    The Polo Club public hearing that was previously announced for September 4 is being cancelled and the case is being continued to the November 7 City Council meeting. Please continue to check City Council meeting agendas for more information.

Councilwoman Rebecca Boyd-Obarski

Councilwoman Rebecca Boyd-Obarski

In her three decades as a Naperville resident, City Councilwoman Rebecca Boyd-Obarski has been an active volunteer and supportive community member.

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