Boards and Commissions

Board of Fire & Police Commissioners

The responsibilities of the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners is to comply with statutes pertaining to the appointment of firefighters and police officers.
Ed McKee (Chairperson)
Stuart Berman 
Scott Fishman 
Kevin Dryman 
Marc Blumenthal 

First Monday of the month at 6:00 p.m.
Buffalo Grove Village Hall, 50 Raupp Blvd
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Active Eligibility Lists
2023-2025 Firefighter/Paramedic Eligibility List
2023-2025 Police Officer Original Entry Eligibility List
2024 Lateral Police Officer List

Current Career Guides
2023 Buffalo Grove Firefighter/Paramedic Orientation Guide

2023 Buffalo Grove Police Officer Orientation Guide
Current Buffalo Grove Lateral Police Officer Orientation Guide

Community Events Committee

The Community Events Committee is a group of volunteers interested in envisioning the future of events in BG and planning and executing events. Volunteers can commit to as much or little time as they please. If you're interested in helping out, complete the application here.

Rick Kahen Commission for Residents with Disabilities

The purpose of the Commission for Residents with Disabilities is to assess the needs and concerns of citizens with disabilities and to cooperate with the Village and all other governmental entities in the promotion of quality-of-life issues for persons with disabilities.

Judy Samuels (Chair)
Martin Sussman (Vice Chair)
Donna Garfield
Dean Klassman
David Morton
Beth Shapiro
Jack Shapiro
Larry Sweica
Mark Weiner
Debbie Verson
Lexi Robinson
Leo Njongmeta
Matthew Dragon
Allie Zalay
Avi Samuels
Gowri Magat

Fourth Wednesday of the month, 7:00 p.m. 
Buffalo Grove Village Hall 
50 Raupp Blvd Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Farmers Market Committee 

Our mission is to bring locally grown, sourced or manufactured products to our community through the Farmer's Market.

Paulette Greenberg  
Lawrence King
Ed Muldoon
Jackie Beegun 
Mindy Lazor 
Beth Nudelman 
David Bergman
Jane Primack
Steven McLelland
Maanasha Sankareswari
Remesh Narayanasnomy 

Meets as needed, date and time to be determined
Buffalo Grove Village Hall
50 Raupp Blvd Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Health Commission

The Health Commission reviews policies in health and sanitation for the Village. The Commission also coordinates quarterly blood drives.

Deb Moritz
Doug Pitchford
Joan Kuffel
Karleen Pitchford
Mike Garfield
Rebecca Bergman, MD
Nisha Patalay


Meets quarterly
Buffalo Grove Village Hall
50 Raupp Blvd Buffalo Grove, IL 6008

Fire Pension Fund BoardMeetings

Meets 8:30 a.m., last Monday of January, April, August, October
Buffalo Grove Village Hall
50 Raupp Blvd
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Planning & Zoning CommissionThe Planning & Zoning Commission (PZC) conducts workshops and public hearings with petitioners concerning issues related to annexations, development proposals, subdivisions and variations of the  Development, Sign, and Zoning Codes. It also reviews and updates the Village's Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Map.


Mitchell Weinstein (Chair)
Kevin Richards (Vice-Chair)
Marc Spunt
Adam Moodhe
Amy Au
Neil Worlikar
Jason Davis
Sujat Saxen


First and Third Wednesday of the month, 7:30 p.m.
Buffalo Grove Village Hall
50 Raupp Blvd Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Police Pension Fund Board

Third Tuesday of January, April, July, and October, 10 a.m. 
Buffalo Grove Police Department
46 Raupp Blvd.
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089