Do you want to get involved in Village government, but not sure how? Here are some options...
Attend Village Board Meetings
Village Board meetings are where actual policy is determined. Formal decisions are made by the Board in the form of ordinances. At this meeting, there is an opportunity for citizens to be heard - refer to the meeting agenda for details. Village Board Meetings are held the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at Village Hall, 50 South Emerson Street in the Village Board Room on the third floor.
Committee of the Whole Meetings
Committee of the Whole meetings are for discussion purposes. The Board takes no formal action at these meetings, but may provide feedback to staff on a specific topic of interest. At this meeting, there is an opportunity for citizens to be heard - refer to the meeting agenda for details. Committee of the Whole meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at Village Hall, 50 South Emerson Street in the Village Board Room on the third floor.
View Upcoming Village Board / COW Meeting Agendas
Boards and Commissions
One of the more important responsibilities of the Mayor and the Board of Trustees is to nominate and confirm interested and qualified citizens to serve on the various standing and Ad Hoc Boards, Commissions and Committees that have been created to assist in accomplishing the business of local government.
List of Boards & Commissions
Nominate Yourself for a Board or Commission: Appointee Application Form
Coffee with Council
Chat informally with Village department heads and elected officials about anything concerning Mount Prospect that's on your mind - while enjoying a complimentary cup of coffee.
Let us know your thoughts. Send an email.