Since 1969 Naperville has operated under the Council-Manager form of government, which combines the strong political leadership of elected officials in the form of a Council or other governing body with the strong managerial experience of an appointed local government manager to oversee public service delivery. Naperville also strongly relies on the volunteer spirit of the community to fill more than 250 volunteer positions on almost 20 boards, commissions and task forces.

To provide services that ensure a high quality of life, sound fiscal management, and a dynamic business environment, while creating an inclusive community that values diversity.
City of Naperville Mission Statement

COVID-19 Resources

Keep up with the proactive and precautionary steps the City is taking to help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus in our community.

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Honor an Individual, Group, or Event

Mayor Chirico issues proclamations to recognize individuals, groups or events for their contributions.

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WCNC Government Access Television

WCNC lets you watch city government meetings and the Illinois Channel to stay connected to your local and state governments. The station is available on Ch. 6 for Astound customers, Ch. 10 for Comcast customers, and Ch. 99 for AT&T U-verse customers.

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Government News
  1. Feb. 9 Liquor Commission Meeting Canceled

    The next regularly scheduled meeting is Thursday, March 9.

  2. Feb. 1 Advisory Commission on Disabilities Meeting Canceled

    The next regularly scheduled meeting is Wednesday, May 3.

  3. Jan. 5 Liquor Commission Meeting Canceled

    The next regularly scheduled meeting is Thursday, Feb. 9.

2022 State of the City

A New Portrait

Hosted by the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce, Mayor Steve Chirico presented his seventh State of the City address on March 24. With a theme of "A New Portrait," Mayor Chirico reflected on 2021, looked forward to a year of optimism in 2022, and encouraged the leaders of tomorrow to be bright and bold in their relentless pursuit of painting Naperville’s future picture.