Economic Development & Neighborhood Renewal

PURPOSE
The purpose of the Economic Development & Neighborhood Renewal Commission is to advise the Village President and Board of Trustees, also Village Departments, as to the viability of initiatives that positively affect sound economic development and neighborhood renewal for a better quality of life for residents.

MEMBERS
The Commission shall be comprised of an Executive Committee and up to 32 stakeholders (residents, Niles business owners or Niles business senior managers).
  • Charles Ostman – Executive Director
  • Ross Klicker – Associate Executive Director
  • Steven Vinezeano - Executive Committee Member - Village Manager
  • Joe Bialko - Executive Committee Member
  • Mike Shields - Executive Committee Member Jason Trunco - Executive Committee Member Alan Zielinski - Executive Committee Member
  • Andrew Przybylo - Executive Committee Ex-Officio Member - Village President
  • Joseph LoVerde - Executive Committee Ex-Officio Member - Trustee & Chair of FInance Committee
  • Rich Wlodarski - Stakeholder
  • Paul Kolpak - Stakeholder
  • Carol Harczak - Stakeholder
  • Iwona Filipiak - Stakeholder
  • Julie Genualdi - Stakeholder
  • Lynda Stoops - Stakeholder
  • Alberto DeCicco - Stakeholder
  • Vicki Peake - Stakeholder
  • Sunghae Kim - Stakeholder
  • Barry Mueller - Stakeholder
  • Rich Mangold - Stakeholder
  • Denise McCreery - Stakeholder
  • Joe Marcheschi - Stakeholder
  • Michael Kim - Stakeholder
  • Brandon Leavitt - Stakeholder
  • Stephen Costa - Stakeholder
  • John R. Thomas - Stakeholder
  • Katie Schneider - Stakeholder
  • Thomas Poszdol - Stakeholder
  • Jacob K Ehrensaft - Stakeholder
  • Judy McNulty - Stakeholder
  • Steve Greif - Stakeholder
Staff Liaison
Ross Klicker
rck@vniles.com
(847) 588-8074

MEETING DATES & LOCATION
Village Hall – 1000 Civic Center Drive, Niles, IL 60714
The Commission will meet per the needs of the Village as directed by the Mayor, Village Manager or Director of Community Development.

AGENDAS & MINUTES
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. All agendas are posted at Village Hall in accordance with the Open Meeting Act. Minutes are available following approval.
Most Recent Agenda | View All Agendas and Minutes

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
2030 Comprehensive Plan Summary
Milwaukee Avenue Corridor Presentation 3/24/14