Community Relations Commission

PURPOSE


The purpose of the Community Relations Commission shall be to foster, encourage and stimulate the improvement of relations among and between citizens of all races, creeds, national origins and economic and educational levels; and to provide all individuals with an equal opportunity to grow and participate to the best of their ability in the economic, educational, social and cultural activities available in the community. The Commission will also assist in the development of public information and related communication programs to enhance the quality of life for all Village residents.

TO REPORT HOUSING DISCRIMINATION
The Community Relations Commission (CRC) is committed to promoting fairness and tolerance in the Village of Niles. If you believe you are experiencing discrimination in housing, please contact the CRC hotline at 847-588-8089 or email us at communityrelations@vniles.com.

MEMBERS

– The Commission shall be composed of five members who shall be residents of the Village. The Village Manager, Director of Human Services, Chief of Police and one Trustee shall serve as ex-officio members.
  • Jenny Lee - Chair
  • Carolyn Drblik
  • Joe Kuffel
  • Daniel P. Ryan Sr.
  • Jason Trunco
Ex- Officio Members
  • Trustee John Jekot
  • Steven C. Vinezeano, VIllage Manager
  • Anthony Hollenback, Human Service Director
  • Police Chief Dennis McEnerney
Liaison
Cammy Fortuna, Secretary
cjf@vniles.com
(847) 588-8014

MEETING DATES & LOCATION


Village Hall – 1000 Civic Center Drive, Niles, IL 60714
Meetings are held quarterly in January, April, July and October on the second Thursday of the month at 6:00 p.m.

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.
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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION


Click here for the Community Relations Commission Fair Housing Guide.
Click here for Polish version.
Click here for Spanish version.